This piece of older news from a chili contest gives some spice to the concept of mash-up and deserves some further savouring.

Don Eastep took a sample spoonful from each of the 80 other competitors’ chilis, mixed them up in a cup and offered that cup to the judges, who judged it the best.

Newspaper clipping Toronto Star Nov 15 2003 - Chili scandal

Well, excellent blended scotches are made by judicious mixing and blends of aromatics go into the making of many a fine liqueur. And tea!

And so for day 1016

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