The Box









Good chilli products don’t come cheap, but we’re ok with that. Specialist artisan chilli producers take a lot of pride in their work and are keen to partner with companies who appreciate the quality of their produce just as much as they do. When producers receive a fair price for their creations and work they gain the financial resources to maintain and even improve production methods and quality. We’re proud to support the continued growth of sustainable, great-tasting chilli products.


Tickle your tastebuds with a selection of:


  • Sauces
  • Jams
  • Dips
  • Chutneys
  • Spreads
  • Marinades
  • Rubs
  • Fresh Chillies
  • British Dried Chillies
  • Chilli Blended Powders
  • Recipe Postcards
  • Growing Tips
  • Exclusive Merchandise
  • Limited Edition Products
  • Snacks
  • Treats and more


Joining as a Chilli Connoisseur Member opens up a whole new world of exclusive offers, discounts and tasting experience days, not to mention expert advise on growing gained from years experience from some of the best in the business!



  • 20% Off Chilli Ranch Tours
  • 20% Chilli Ranch Workshops
  • 20% Off Cooking Demos
  • 20% Off Afternoon Tea & Tasting Experiences
  • Exclusive Member Only Special Events
  • 10% exclusive discount on selected retailers
  • 10% exclusive discount on chilli growing systems, nutrients & accessories









We work with the leading growers, most inspiring sauce producers and gourmet chefs to bring you the premium little black box each month packed with exclusive products, ideas and flavours.

June 2017

July 2017

BOX #2

Shipped on the 1st July

Smokey BBQ!


  • Nutty Professor - Chipotle Cashew Nut Butters
  • Smokey Carter - Chipotle & Bourbon BBQ Sauce
  • Smokey Carter - Award Winning Pitmasters Rub
  • Limited Edition Nutty Professor T-Shirt
  • Smoked Chipotle Pods


BOX #1

Shipped on the 1st June

The first general public box was Jalapeno themed!


  • Single Variety - Jalapeno Jam
  • Pickled Jalapenos
  • Salsa Verde
  • Fresh Jalapenos
  • Limited Edition Salsa T-Shirt
  • Chilli Connoisseur Recipe Card - Jalapeno Poppers


BOX #4

Shipped on the 1st September

Happy Habanero


  • Mr Vikkis - Banana Habanero
  • Grim Reaper - Maverick Sauce
  • Edible Ornamentals - Inferno Sauce
  • Fresh Mixed Habaneros


May 2017

BOX - The Trial Box

Shipped on the 1st May

The trial box contained five amazing products including two exclusives:


  • Bonnet Berry Burst – The only jam from the brand new Nutty Professor range made with mixed berries and a touch of fiery Scotch Bonnet.


  • Dan's Hot Sauce - A classic sauce, packed with smokey flavour with a high heat.


  • Sweet Chilli Sauce - Edible Ornamentals manufacture a sweet chilli sauce like no one else.


  • Meat Rub - Limited edition blended rub by @chilliolly made exclusively for our first trial box.


  • Chilli Connoisseur Recipe Card - Make the perfect Victoria Sponge, with Bonnet Berry Burst

BOX #3

Shipped on the 1st August

Peach & Mango


  • Nix & Kix Peach & Vanilla Drink
  • Burning Desire Mango & Habanero Sauce
  • Chef & Grower - Peachapeno
  • Limited Editon Pickled Chupatinos
  • Fresh Trinidad Scorpion Pods

August 2017


Subscriptions & Account Info:


How does the subscription work?

Each month our payment gateway PayWhirl & Stripe debit your account the monthly fee of £18.95 (normally on the 22nd of each month). On the 1st (or closest working day) of the following month we will dispatch your box. Allow 5 working days for delivery.

How much does it cost?

A monthly subscription fee of £18.95, including delivery is all it costs for Chilli Connoisseur Box

How much is postage?

Postage to members within the United Kingdom is included. Deliveries to the rest of the world is a flat additional fee of £6.50.

What date will my fee leave my account each month?

The membership fee will leave on approx the 22nd of each month, this may take a few days to show on your statement with some banks.

What payment methods do you accept?

Mastercard, Visa, Visa Debit & American Express


Can I buy it as a gift?

Yes you can.

Can I add a message with my gift order?

Yes or even better email our team and they will print a special message to go into the box.

How do I change my password?

Log into your account and update your details.

How do I change my address?

Log into your account and update your details.

I’ve changed my mind, can I cancel my subscription?

Yes, you can cancel at anytime, login to manage your subscription.


I am having trouble signing up?

Please contact the team, we will be more than happy to assist you.

I am having trouble logging in?

Please contact the team, we will be more than happy to assist you.


Your Order:


Where can I receive delivery?

Your monthly order is unlikely to fit through your letterbox, so we’d recommend ordering to an address where someone will be in to receive it. If no-one is in, a card will be left to let you know that delivery has been attempted. This card will give you details on rescheduling a delivery or organising a collection from your local delivery depot. If you haven’t received a card or your order within 7 days, please do let us know by contacting us.

When should I expect to receive my box?

Your monthly box should arrive within 3-5 days of the 1st of every month.

My box hasn’t arrived?

If your box hasn't arrived within 5 working days from the dispatch date of the 1st of every month, please contact the team.

An item in my box was broken on arrival?

Please contact the team, we will be more than happy to assist you.

I loved a particular product, can I order another one?

The majority of the products included in your box will be available to purchase online at which means there will never be a reason to go without your favourite products.



Box & Product Information:


Is the Chilli Connoisseur Box for me?

If you are a chilli lover this is definitely the box for you. Filled with spicy sauces and chilli treats, your monthly delivery will tickle your tastebuds and leave a tingle on your tongue without fail.

How hot are the contents?

The products you will receive will range from mild to extreme heat so there really is something for everyone. Most of the products provide heat information on the label.

What if I have allergies?

All of the items within the Chilli Connoisseur box are clearly labeled with the allergen information but some producers may contain traces of gluten, eggs, peanuts, soya, milk, nuts, celery, mustard, fish and sesame, if they do they will be labeled.

Can I choose the contents?

Believe us there will be no need for you to choose and perhaps miss out on a product you will LOVE! Our on site chilli guru’s will not only send you the best products but a great variety. The Chilli Connoisseur Box comes with our promise that we if we don’t love it, we won’t send it!

Where can I find the best before dates?

All products will display best before dates.

I don’t like the contents?

Whilst we are committed to only sending you the best products, we understand that everyone’s tastebuds are different, so from time to time you may receive a product that is not to your taste.

What other benefits are there?

The Chilli Connoisseur is in partnership with Edible Ornamentals. Tours, Workshops, Cooking Demos, Afternoon Tea and Tasting sessions take place at the Chilli Ranch in Chawston, Bedfordshire. Retail discounts available at

Do I get money off other products/tours?

GREAT NEWS!! You absolutely do. By signing up for your Chilli Connoisseur Box you are not only signing up to receive great products but you are joining a family of experts, the home of sauce production and a real Chilli Ranch offering tours, workshops, tastings and special events. Make sure you keep your discount codes to hand and keep your eyes peeled for awesome exclusive membership deals and special events!

I would like to ask an expert about a product?

Please contact the team, we will be more than happy to assist you.

I have a sauce and would like to be featured?

Please contact the team, we will be more than happy to assist you.

Can I visit Chilli Connoisseur?

The Edible Ornamentals Chilli Ranch is nestled smack bang in the middle of the home of the chilli… Bedfordshire! The ranch is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10am – 4pm for plants, tastings, lunches, snacks and drinks and to top up on your sauces in our onsite sauce shop.

How else can I be involved?

The Chilli Ranch offers a great range of tours, workshops, tasting sessions and special events throughout the year. No matter if you a competent grower or just starting out, you love sauces, fancy seeing what a chilli ranch is all about with a tour or just love chilli and want to check it out there is something for everyone. Find out more on


Where can I keep up to date?

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