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Apr 7, 2013 05:35 PM

Pepper trees, peppercorns, pepper leaves

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?

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    1. re: Servorg

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