What better way to celebrate the summer than by chowing down on some red hot chili peppers while basking inside a giant bowl of murky pepper juice?
That appears to be the logic some foodies used when joining an unusual competition in Hunan’s Ningxiang county over the weekend in which they put their taste buds and pain tolerance to the test.
In the end, the winner managed to gulp down 15 chilies in just one minute.
While winning the competition may have given the guy the title of China’s “Chili King,” we all know who that really is.
[Images via NetEase / ChinaNews]
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