About Us



Hello! I am Shaun, also known as ChilliChump. I grew up in Africa and now live in England. I make videos for my youtube channel where I share my garden, food and sauce preparation with you. I grow plenty of chilli plants! With all the chillies I grow, I love to make hot sauce….I ferment it, blend it, mash it, cook it…I am always developing new recipes and methods. Due to popular demand, I started selling my hot sauces and spices in 2019!
I have been growing chillies since 2006. I like to take a bit of a techy approach to gardening, so there is information on how I automate the drip irrigation, air circulation, heating/cooling, hydroponics etc using things like Arduino, Raspberry Pi and ESP32’s.

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I am married to Caroline, also known as Mrs ChilliChump. Caroline is from England. She is as much a part of my ChilliChump journey as I am, her support and help is invaluable. Her tolerance for spicy food isn’t yet where mine is, but it is improving! We have shared many adventures with each other, including a few trips to Africa

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We love to travel, and try to experience as many different cultures as we can around the world.

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I have been riding motorbikes since I was VERY young. And thankfully Caroline loves riding with me. We have done some amazing trips on the bike…and have plans for many more!

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Our biggest adventure yet

Drone overhead photo greenhouses and polytunnel in october 2023

I grew up on a farm, and have always missed farm living. I lived in London for many years when I first arrived in England. I have been gradually moving further and further from London over time. I wanted more space to do more farm things! Including growing many more chillies (is there such a thing as too many chillies?). In 2021 Caroline and I made the move to Lincolnshire, to a beautiful property with a good amount of land. It has been a long time coming, and a LOT of hard work. But we are finally exactly where we want to be, and we can’t wait to share this adventure with all of you!

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Thank you so much for your support, and for being a part of our adventure! I hope you enjoy our site and videos…and we love hearing what you have to say!

Shaun and Caroline
Mr and Mrs ChilliChump