Bhut Jolokia Ghost Pepper Dried Chilli Pods
Our Ghost Pepper dried chilli pods also known as the Bhut Jolokia are picked at the peak of their freshness then carefully dried to intensify flavour and heat. Dried chillies are perfect for adding to dishes when Fresh Chillies are not available.
Ghost Chillies are also perfect for adding to oil providing that awesome flavour and heat base for your curries and spice dishes.
The Ghost Pepper is also known as Bhut Jolokia which actually means Bhutanese Chilli. The chilli is native to North East India. It is closely related to the Naga Morich.
Guinness World Records certified the Ghost Pepper as the hottest chilli in the world in 2007 – it was rated at 400 times hotter than Tabasco Sauce. I was superceded for heat by the Trinidad Scorpion in 2011 and Carolina Reaper in 2013
Scoville Heat Scale
The is one of the superhot chillies with a reading of around 1,200,000 on the Scoville scale (SHU). Read our article here about SCU’s (Scoville Heat Units)
Don’t forget to have a look at our recipes for ideas on how to get the very best from your Ghost Pepper (Bhut Jolokia) dried chillies.
Bhut Jolokia dried chillies have an excellent shelf life and are available in 100g resealable bags.
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