Ghost Pepper-Eating Contest Leaves Man With Hole In Esophagus

Posted By Staff

Date: October 19th, 2016

Category: Bizarre, food, Nutty News

pepperSAN FRANCISCO  - A Bay Area man who ate one of the world’s hottest peppers landed himself in the hospital with a 1-inch hole in his esophagus that nearly killed him.

The frightening incident occurred after the man ate a paste made from “ghost peppers,” a type of pepper so hot it’s broken world records.

David Winsberg, who owns Happy Quail Farms, is an expert on peppers and sells some pretty hot habaneros at a local farmer’s market, but he knows better than to sell ghost peppers.  More

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One Response to “Ghost Pepper-Eating Contest Leaves Man With Hole In Esophagus”

  1. Anonymous Says:

    Stupid SHOULD hurt and be hilarious to the spectators — especially when a ‘pepper snob’ is the one who’s hurt by their own stupidity!

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