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NBC’s TODAY Hot List: 7 trendy finds worth the buy
Shop TODAY senior SEO editor Jess Bender has a knack for hot sauce, and this is one that...
Small Axe Peppers Announces New CEO and Launches Community Gardens Awareness Tour
NEW YORK, March 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — America’s mission-based hot sauce company, Small Axe Peppers, is proud to announce the appointment of Daniel...
ABC World News Tonight with David Muir
Made in America highlights the community gardeners and urban farmers who grow peppers to make Small Axe Peppers...
Community gardens offer ‘green oasis spaces in urban environments’
Our CEO John Crotty breaks down the hot sauce company’s partnerships with community gardens and small businesses, the...
Spicing up summer concerts at Forest Hills
  While crews at Forest Hills Stadium prepared for the next concert of their 2022 season, backstage something...
Introducing… #IAMSMALLAXE
Last year, Small Axe Peppers bought more than 11,000 pounds of peppers from 52 different community garden partners...
KeHE Names On Trend Award Winners
KeHE Distributors LLC recently selected 17 On Trend Award Winners during the company’s 2021 Holiday Trade Show. The...
Power in seeds: Urban gardening gains momentum in pandemic
From BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFFAUGUST 19, 2021 NEW YORK (AP) — On an assemblage of vacant lots and other...
Small Axe Peppers Hot Sauce Listed in: ’35 Best Gifts from New York’
From Heavy.com: When it comes to big cities, New York is second to none. The Big Apple easily...
LA Times Profile of Small Axe’s Partnership La Madera Community Garden
In the LA County City of El Monte sits a small plot of land tucked between a dusty...
Small Axe Partners with KeHE CAREtrade®
KeHE is one of the largest and most respected national fresh, natural & organic and specialty food distributors in...
A Letter to Our Garden Partners…
Dear Fellow Gardeners, One of the great things about the holiday season is it gives us a moment...
Heatonist and 3 Generations of Hot Sauce
HEATONIST has seen it all from the very beginning. Back when foods were blander. Back when simple pepper...
A Letter to Our Garden Partners…
Dear fellow Community Garden Pepper Producers, Thank you so much for participating in the Small Axe Peppers /...
Localish Presents: It’s Hot Sauce with a Cause
ABC’s Localish is all about bringing out the good in America’s cities. Good food. Good people. Good living....
7 Community Gardens Making the Bronx Green Again
Though community gardens and urban farms may be filling in empty lots across the country, no city has...
Facebook and Small Axe Peppers
Community Gardens Fund Themselves With Hot Sauce
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Peddling to work is something to savor, especially if you live in a food desert and your...
People Power Pepper Project Promulgates Nationwide
  Makers of The Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce and & Queens7 Hot Sauce are launching 4 new flavors...
Spicing Up The Bronx & Giving Back
We are heating up Bronx Week with a look at one local business giving back to the community...
The Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce Supports Low Income Communities in NYC
The Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce is an artisanal variety with a great backstory, and is made right here in...
An Artisanal Hot Sauce NOT Made In NYC’s Most Branded Borough
We love us some hot sauce, so much so that there are entire shops dedicated to setting our taste buds on...
How *THE* hot sauce was created in the Bronx
The Bronx Hot Sauce is the result of a business- and community-building partnership. “This collaboration was forged from...
Message in a bottle
Chef King Phojanakong with his creation – and proclamation. The heat is here. Just in time to help...
New sauce is Bronx’s latest hot item
While the Bronx name has become a popular marketing tool to sell anything from beer to T-shirts, one...
Bronx Hot Sauce Has Burning Desire to Boost Borough
Nineteen-year-old Junior Leiva has carefully plucked peppers that will end up in stores across the country in bottles...
Community Garden Heating Things Up In The Bronx With New Hot Sauce
Because this time of year, the grounds sizzle thanks to flower beds packed with Serrano pepper plants donated by proud...
Brooklyn, Step Aside — Food Makers in the Bronx Are Incubating an Artisanal Boom
Here’s a product that’s all about community — literally. Last year, Small Axe Peppers, the partnership behind the...
Teens in Bronx Detention Center Harvest Peppers, Hatch Chickens
The peppers that the teens have been harvesting are a source for Bronx Hot Sauce, according to ACS, and...
The Most Important Modern Farmer Might Be The Urban Cowboy
Libertad Urban Farm is also one of about 40 community-run spaces, each with their own social justice projects,...
The Chef Behind the Sauce
Chef King Phojanakong King Phojanakong is passionate about growing. After growing his presence as a chef to know...
The Bronx has its own sauce, after borough bred chef teams with landlords and nonprofit
Chef King Phojanakong with freshly picked serrano peppers, grown in the Bronx, that he uses for his Bronx...
Small Axe Peppers revitalizes Bronx with its homegrown hot sauce
Back in 2014, real estate developer John Crotty and his partner, John Fitzgerald, were working to rehabilitate some...
Hot Peppers Becoming a Cash Crop for Bronx Community Gardens
The bright-green stalks and leaves are tended by a dozen teenage boys who water, lay mulch, pull weeds...