17 Spicy Dishes to Make At Home for When Sriracha Isn't Enough

Try using the arrow keys

When it comes to food, the hotter it is the more I like it. I have a love of spicy food so intense that if I got a quarter for every time I had to assure the waiter that, yes, I really do want my chicken tikka masala extra spicy, I'd have many, many quarters.

It's an obsession — a compulsion, even — that has me reaching for the hot sauce every time a plate of mild food is placed in front of me. So for all my fellow spice lovers out there, those of us who know that there's no food like the kind that makes your forehead sweat and your eyes water, here are some of the tastiest and, more importantly, spiciest dishes to make at home.

Image: I Am a Food Blog

More Slideshows