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Savoury Galettes: Easy? Check! Versatile? Check! If you're anything like us, there are times when you look in your fridge and scratch your head, wondering what to do with this or that ingredient. As long as we have some cheese and veggies on hand, one of our defaults is to wrap them in pastry dough, grind some pepper on top and feast on savoury galettes. With warmer weather in the forecast, local farmers' markets opening and picnics on the horizon, these versatile crowd pleasers could easily become a favourite picnic contribution. (The recipe below can be simplified using store-bought pie crust.) RECIPE: Savoury Galettes with Gruyère & Black Pepper Crust When it comes to savoury galettes, the possibilities are endless. Consider it a canvas for whatever...

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Terms and Conditions for Instagram Giveaway (April 7, 2017)

​The promoter is: DRØM Pepper The contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram Closing date for entry will be Thursday April 6, 2017 at 5:00PM EST. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason. Contest open to person 18 years of age and older. Contest limited to US and Canada residents only. The prize is as follows: Ash-Carbon Bottle Grinders plus 35g black DRØM Peppercorns and 35g red DRØM Peppercorns. Winner will be chosen at random, notified by DM on Instagram and announced on Instagram on Friday, April 7, 2017. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of​notification, DRØM Pepper reserves the right...

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Spring into Pepper Harvest! While we're eagerly waiting for warmer temperatures and visible signs of spring in these northern climes, the pepper harvest is in full swing in Kampot, Cambodia. Each drupe (i.e. single-seeded berry) in each pepper cluster will be hand-picked when it reaches its optimal size and contains the ideal piperine content. This beautiful peppery cluster and all its siblings are tended to by a team of about 115 farmers and farmhands. To learn more about the Farm Manager, click here. Picture courtesy Ben Marans Photography Interview on NPRWe were totally thrilled to be featured on the NPR podcast "How I Built This" with Guy Raz earlier this month. In case you missed it, here's a link to the episode. Our segment starts at 39 minutes.For anyone with an...

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Share the Pepper Love!This Valentine's Day, think outside the chocolate box and spice it up with red peppercorns! New York Times: "Cambodia's 'Perfect Pepper' Conquering World's Taste Buds" Check out the full New York Times article about why Kampot Peppercorns are conquering the world's taste buds. Here's a teaser: "A nearby sea, flanking mountains, a quartz-rich soil: It's the perfect spot on earth, devotees say, to yield a product they describe in that rapturous vocabulary usually reserved for fine wines: "aristocratic, virile, almost aphrodisiacal," with subtle notes of caramel, gingerbread and mild tobacco." Preparations are actively underway for the upcoming pepper harvest in Kampot, Cambodia. Our friend - and incredibly talented photographer - Ben Marans, and his family recently went to visit the pepper plantation where...

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Now Shipping to the United States!Ever since we launched DRØM Pepper, many of you have asked when we will start shipping to the United States. We're thrilled to let you know that you can now order from us and have your peppercorns and/or Bottle Grinders shipped anywhere in the U.S. As is the case for Canada, shipping is free for peppercorns (shipping rates for Bottle Grinders are calculated automatically). American DRØM. Onward! Flavour as the Ultimate Expression of a Place We often talk about 'terroir' when explaining the unique character and flavour of a particular wine. This concept is equally applicable to the flavour profiles of DRØM peppercorns. The pepper vines and centuries-old cultivation methods that have been revered since the Angkorian empire; the microclimate in which they grow; the intimate knowledge...

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