Habanero Peppers

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The habenero pepper is a favorite among foodies and a classic chili used in many South American and Mexican dishes. You'll also find habanero seasoning featured in many grilling and smoking recipes. Although the burn from eating habenero peppers is intense, you won’t experience it for very long. Generally, habanero chilies are grouped among the hottest chili pepper varieties, but it’s toward the bottom of that group.

Habenero Scoville

Habanero peppers range from 100,000 to 500,000 Scoville Heat Units (SHU). The higher the number of SHU, the hotter the pepper. This number indicates the number of times that chili oil from a specific pepper needed to be diluted with sugar water until they could no longer detect any heat.If you would like to learn more about the Scoville Scoville Scale be sure to check out our Complete Guide to the Scoville Scale by clicking here.

Want to learn more about habanero peppers including where they come from, their appearance, Scoville Heat Units, how to grow habanero and their health benefits? Then check out our new guide, Habanero Pepper: Breaking Down the Popular Pepper with Extreme Heat.

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