Cayenne Pepper 60,000 Scoville Heat Units - Spice
(Please note: ~28.35 grams = 1 oz)
Also Known As: Bird Pepper, Aleva and Chilliepin
Ingredients: Cayenne Pepper 60,000 Scoville Heat Units
Taste and Aroma: Hot, intense and spicy!
Uses: Sauces, chicken, pork, marinades, wings, fish, bread, eggs, soup and vegetables.
Substitutes: Cayenne Pepper, Cayenne Pepper Seasoned Salt, Red Pepper Powder, Habanero Powder, Bhut Jolokia Pepper Powder and Bhut Jolokia Pepper Flakes.
Fun Fact: Cayenne Pepper is rich in Vitamin A, which is important for good eye health.
Watch the video: "The science of spiciness - Rose Eveleth"
When you take a bite of a hot pepper, your body reacts as if your mouth is on fire -- because that's essentially what you've told your brain! Rose Eveleth details the science and history behind spicy foods, giving insights into why some people continue to pay the painful price for a little spice.
- Gluten Free
- Salt free
- Sugar Free