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They say if you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen - and that's exactly what happened to one hapless cook who had to be rushed off to hospital after tasting a hot chilli sauce at his restaurant.

Arif Ali, 26, suffered a severe reaction as he tried out the concoction, which had been prepared for a Man v Food-style hot wings challenge at Jimmy's restaurant, in London's O2 arena.

The sauce contained Naga Jolokia chillis, which measure 250,000 on the Scoville scale of chilli strength - far hotter than pepper spray and so potent that they should only be handled using latex gloves.

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I don't like ANY peppers in my food..

Have you ever watched the TV program Man Vs Food? Silly to watch someone big out on the 'biggest' creations possible. Including the six pound steak out in Amarillo TX....advertised for 100 miles along the if you can finish it, a few pounds of potato and a few pounds of salad and bread. Otherwise it's like 450 or $60 bucks.


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