Red PeppersOur Crushed Red Pepper, (Pimienta Rojo Quebradra) is from the ground fruit of a plant in the Capsicum family. The Chile has already begun the dehydration process. The Crushed Red Pepper rates about a 4-5 on the hot scale. In Scoville units the chile rates about 3,000 to 5,500 units.

hot-habaneroThe Habanero chili is one of  the hottest chiles in the world. Believed to originally been discovered in Cuba this chili rates around 800,000 to over a million Scoville units. This chili is 60 to 100 times hotter than a jalapeño pepper. The typical habanero is a chile that needs air to erupt with flavor in the mouth. So don’t be fooled when you bite into our jerky and feel nothing, it’ll come. Muy Picoso.

smoky-chipotleChilies Chipotle [chee-POT-tleh] peppers are smoked jalapeño chili peppers and are also known as chili ahumado. These lend a wonderful smoky flavor to our recipe. Smoked jalapeño delight. As much as one fifth of the Mexican jalapeño crop is processed into chipotles. This rates 5-6 on the hot scale or 4,500 to 6,500 Scoville units. Similar to the Crushed Red Pepper blend with a tinge of smoke added. Very popular.