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Red Hot Silly Feckers – chilli-eaters munch the world’s hottest peppers at Grillstock

11 Jun
Picture of Matt courtesy of Clifton Chilli Club

Picture of Matt courtesy of Clifton Chilli Club


What happens when you’re invited to eat 13 of the world’s hottest chilli peppers one after another, on stage, at a food festival? Matt Tangent – a DJ and producer better known for spinning hot tunes and composing fiery tracks – knows, and he’s here to tell us all about it.

Meat, Music & Mayhem – That’s the tagline for GrillStock BBQ & Music Festival and I was there on day one of Bristol’s fifth hosting of the mammoth event on Saturday, June 7 to experience my own fair share of all three – particularly the mayhem bit as I was taking part in the chilli pepper eating contest that very afternoon.

I’ve done some crazy things in my time but that has got to be near the top of the list. Continue reading