Bird's eye chili peppers are commonly used in Asian dishes such as salads, soups, and stir fry. They are small, red, and also commonly eaten raw and have a sweet tropical flavor. The Bird's Eye Chili pepper is also commonly known as Thai chili.
Bird's Eye Chili Scoville
Don't let the small size of bird's eye chillies fool you. These little hot peppers still pack a punch. The Bird's Eye Chili Scoville is rated between 50,000-100,000 Scoville Heat Units which is below our habanero but many times hotter than our jalapeño.
Buy as bird's eye chili flakes, pure pepper powder or whole dried peppers.