Kampot Pepper News & Blog

May 29, 2020

Great Taste judging resumes, going the extra mile to discover this year’s stars

Following nearly two months of delays to this year’s Great Taste judging process, the Guild of Fine Food has announced the recommencement of this year’s competition, with regular members of the panel now judging from home. Working with teammates online […]
March 11, 2020

Bo Tree Supporting Local Small Farmers

Bo Tree is proud to be supporting local, small farmers. Yesterday we bought beautiful quality Kampot Black Pepper from no less than 17 traditional, small farms helping to supplement our own modest production while providing an outlet for those who […]
March 6, 2020

Toem’s Amok Recipe

Many people who come to the farm and stay for lunch have begged us to give them Bo Tree Toem’s recipe for his fabulous Amok, a traditional Cambodian dish that is often considered to be the National Dish of the […]
March 6, 2020

Harrods chooses BoTree Kampot seasonings for revamped dining hall

In-house chefs at Harrods now using PGI-rated Kampot pepper and seasonings at the grill and pasta bar  Premium seasonings producer BoTree announces its red Kampot pepper and Herbs de Kampot have been selected by Harrods to season dishes in the […]
February 4, 2020

Pepper Sorting

Sorting the pepper to the high standards required to qualify as Kampot Pepper, under the PGI (Protected Geographic Indication) rules, is a laborious process. Here the ladies at The Kampot Pepper Shop remove all the corns that are not up […]
January 21, 2020

The World’s Most Prized Pepper?

Thank you, Robert Reid, for visiting Kampot and for bringing our wonderful Kampot Pepper to the attention of the world. Read the BBC Travel article in full here.
August 26, 2019

The Essential Guide to Cambodia

For any followers of Bo Tree Kampot Pepper who plan to visit our wonderful Cambodia, this Essential Guide to Cambodia is a great starting point. https://bit.ly/2IOKCGh
July 20, 2019

Bo Tree Kampot Pepper at The Game Fair

In Southeast England next weekend? Eat, learn, explore, and enjoy the Great British Countryside in all its glory at @TheGameFair on 26-28 July. Come by stand F537 to taste the world’s finest #seasonings with the beautiful backdrop of #HatfieldHouse near […]
June 18, 2019

Bo Tree Kampot Pepper now on Milk Street

For all Bo Tree Kampot Pepper enthusiasts in the US, I am delighted to announce that you can now buy our wonderful pepper, salted pepper and Herbs de Kampot on Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street.
June 1, 2019

BoTree a ‘food hero’ in BBC Good Food Magazine

We’re thrilled that Fabulous Food Finds’ Katy Truss, artisan food guru and friend of BoTree, wrote about us in BBC Good Food Magazine. She highlighted BoTree as one of her favourite small producers among the BBC Good Food Shows exhibitors. […]
May 11, 2019

Boiling the Pepper

Processing the peppercorns after harvest is not straight forward. The berries have to be separated first into red and green, removing the poor quality ones. Berries that are not fully red or are fully grown but a little bit damaged […]
March 29, 2019

New Singapore registry to protect names of products with geographical indications

SINGAPORE: A new registry has been formed to provide enhanced protection for the names of products with special qualities or reputation due to the geographical origin, the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) announced on Friday (Mar 29). Geographical Indications […]