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Tesco just confirmed that it's putting more of those killer chilli peppers on sale

Do you dare?


WHEN‘s Nicola Byrne tasted the Komodo Dragon chilli pepper last month, she described the experience as

….like someone set my damn mouth on fire with a match made of flames, then doused it all with petrol and set fire to it again.

Followed by

I could barely lift some milk because I was SHAKING.



Want to join her?

Well Tesco has just confirmed that after the limited run of the Komodo Dragons quickly sold out at selected stores, it’s putting more on sale tomorrow.

The Komodo is the hottest commercially grown chilli pepper in the world and comes with warnings like ‘skin irritant’ and ‘wear gloves’.


The chillis will go on sale at these stores from tomorrow:


Here’s what happened when I tasted the hottest pepper to go on sale in Ireland>

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