Horopito (Pseudowintera colorata) adds peppery heat to meat and fish dishes
Horopito is used in a variety of products, including this horopito-infused avocado oil. Chemists have identified 29 components of horopito’s essential oil, including one called eugenol which is a dental pain killer.
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The shrub's a horopito — mountain pepperwood (Pseudowintera colorata) — one of the most abundant shrubs in this altitudinal zone. The weather's pretty typical, too. The Ruins of the Moment — Photos by Pete McGregor