Chili Pepper: Naturally Hot Herbal Medicine is Available Now!

The Practical Herbalist and Practical Herbalist Press are pleased to announce the publication of the eighth volume of The Practical Herbalist’s Herbal Folio series. Chili Pepper: Naturally Hot Herbal Medicine by Candace Hunter and Sue Sierralupé is now available exclusively on

Herbalists of yesterday and today alike have long valued Cayenne and Chili Pepper for its ability to help stave off illness, prolong life, and improve circulation. Whether you use Chili Pepper to ease chronic conditions, like diabetes or arthritis; to prevent against illnesses like flu, colds, and bronchitis; or to improve and prolong life, this fiery food is beyond question one hot herbal medicine. From the first bite, you cannot deny chili has the power to affect the body.

Come with us on this look into Chili Pepper’s properties in this edition of The Practical Herbalist’s Herbal Folio series. We’ll look deeper into Chili Pepper’s medicinal properties, the conditions it best treats, and the cautions you’ll want to heed.

Take a tour through Chili Pepper’s history, learning more about its folklore, mythic, and magic properties, then discover a variety of ways you can use Chili Pepper to care for hearth, home, and your animal companions. Try your hand at making Chili Pepper medicine, or stir up one of the recipes we offer to get you started incorporating Chili Pepper into your life.

This volume includes all the information you’ve come to expect from The Practical Herbalist website:

  •  Medicinal Properties and Actions
  • Conditions best helped by Chili Pepper
  • Advanced Medicinal Processing and Use
  • Gardening and Growing
  • Animal Husbandry
  • Household Uses
  • History, Folklore, Myth, and Magic
  • Cautions
  • Recipes

Be sure to buy your copy today. All proceeds go toward supporting Real Herbalism Radio, helping improve The Practical Herbalist website, and publishing further volumes of this series and other exciting, informative, and most importantly Practical ebook titles.

We’d love to get your feedback, too. Once you’ve read your copy of Chili Pepper: Naturally Hot Herbal Medicine show your support by leaving positive feedback on the Amazon page for this Kindle book. Your support means so much.

Thank you all for your support!

The Practical Herbalist Team
Candace, Sue, and Patrick