Adjuma Red


Proper Name: Adjuma Red

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Other Names: Adjoema Red, Habanero Red*, Suriname Red*

Type: Capsicum Chinense

Rarity: Uncommon

Seed Availablity: Trade Only

Scoville Heat Units: 100K – 500K SHU

Sauce Strength Rating*: Extra Hot – 4/11

Colour: Red

Ripe Flavour: Floral red pepper flavour with a tiny bit of richness to it. Somewhere between a standard red habanero and a much milder armageddon.

Green Flavour: Light green, grassy, floral and very sharp. Pretty pleasant once cooked, though.

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Related Peppers: Adjuma Yellow, Habanero Red, Suriname Red

You may also enjoy: Habanero Caribbean Red Hot, Habanero Savina Red, Habanero Paper Lantern, Armageddon Red

*While they are often used to refer to this pepper, these names actually belong to other, related varieties. Please click on them for more information.

**This value represents the heat rating that I would expect to give to a sauce using this pepper as its main ingredient. Other ingredients or particularly high purity may result in a slightly stronger sauce, while lower concentrations will yeild a weaker one and other products may vary.