Red Peppers

From sweet to spicy, all peppers are part of the Capsicum family. One of the most popular peppers in the family is the bell pepper. These peppers are sweet, big and come in a rainbow of colors like green, yellow, red, orange, purple and more! Bell peppers also belong to the nightshade family, along with […]

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Tomatoes

The word “tomato” comes from the Spanish word, tomate, which means “the swelling fruit”. Although in culinary terms, tomatoes are regarded as vegetables, it’s actually a fruit from the nightshade family native to South America. Other nightshades include: white potatoes, bell peppers and eggplants. Botanically speaking, the tomato fruit is actually classified as a berry. […]

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