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Roger Mooking

Meet Roger Mooking, an award-winning musician and host of Cooking Channel's Everyday Exotic.

About the Show

For chefs Aarón Sánchez and Roger Mooking, Heat Seekers is a tongue-testing odyssey to discover the most deliciously spicy food across the country — and to figure out why these dishes are so fun to eat. From Los Angeles and Santa Fe to Miami and New Orleans, the dynamic duo discovers the secrets of spicy dishes of all kinds — from Mexican to Korean to Indian cuisine — and then subject themselves to a test of who can handle the heat. Indulging in spicy ceviche and flaming-hot cocktails, Roger and Aarón put their taste buds to the test, and the results are either tears of laughter or tears of pain — usually both.

About the Host

Aarón Sánchez

Aarón Sánchez is chef-partner of Johnny Sánchez, with locations in Baltimore and New Orleans. He is a judge on Food Network's hit series Chopped and the host of Cooking Channel's Emmy-nominated Taco Trip.

Most Popular Recipes

All Heat Seekers Recipes

Picadillo Chile Relleno

Guisados' Cochinita Pibil Tacos

Voodoo Crawfish Enchiladas

Hellfire Sauce

Pasta Tunisiano

Zarda Bar-B-Q Creeper Beans

EATS! Heat 5-Pepper Sauce

The Grease Fire

Curry Goat

Tomasita's Red Chile

Oyster Shooter

Fire Breathing Dragon Roll

Jamaican Jerk Chicken

Cebiche Anconero

Framboise and Creole Cream Cheese Ice Cream Float

Bamboozled Berry Cheesecake Shake

Vato Loco (The Hottest Drink on Earth)

Thai Place Phad Thai Chicken Thai Hot

Sopapilla

Habanero Mad Mac

Dragon Toes

Tomasita's Green Chile

Famous Old Town Carnitas with Naga Serpent Salsa

Pimento and Habenero Mac and Cheese

Pollo Llora Hoy y Llora Manana (Chicken Cry Today, Cry Tomorrow)

The Bloody Joe

Il Diavolo Pizza