Other names for this pepper are pinhead pepper, chile petin, chile del monte and chile mosquito.
Extra Hot Chiles
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Ingredients: Dried Pequin chili pots
Health Benefits:Pequin (or Piquin) perrpe is a hot chile also known as “bird pepper”. Fruits start out green and ripen to a brilliant red at maturity. Pequin peppers are very hot, often 13 – 40 times hotter than jalapenos of the Scoville scale (100,000 – 140,000 units). Flavor is described as citrusy, smoky (if dried with wood smoke) and nutty.
Applications:The chipotle chiles can be used in many forms including chipotle chili pepper powder, chili mash, flakes which combined with other ingredients can create a good adobo. Chili chipotle is used for cooking and spice