Old rivalries heat up in the fourth Sweet Pepper Fire Brigade mystery from the national bestselling author ofIn Hot Water.
Fire chief Stella Griffin has been put in charge of judging the annual recipe contest, but Ericher resident ghost and true culinary geniushas vanished. Before she can track down his latest haunt, shes called in to investigate a local moonshine distillery that was set ablaze, making her realize theres more than pies and cakes cooking in Sweet Pepper.
As rumors of a revived whiskey war ignite, Stella turns to the towns elders to help her find answers. The past might have some clues as to what has sparked the present fires. But when following a lead lands her in buried rubble, Stella realizes she must extinguish this case fast or she might be going down in flames.