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Pepper trees, peppercorns, pepper leaves

holmes3 Apr 7, 2013 05:35 PM

I am fairly new to LA but see what look and smell like red (or pink?) pepper trees everywhere. Wondering if any spice-savvy cooks can tell me what these are, and if or how to cook with the berries (dried or fresh) or leaves?

  1. Servorg Apr 7, 2013 05:41 PM

    This blog may be helpful to you http://www.gardenbetty.com/2011/11/pe...

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    1. re: Servorg
      holmes3 Apr 7, 2013 05:43 PM

      Thank you so much! Was really having trouble sleuthing this online.

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