Proper Name: Ají Charapita
Other Names: Charapilla, Tettinas de Monk
Type: Capsicum Chinense
Seed Availablity: Unavailable
Scoville Heat Units: 30K – 100K SHU
Sauce Strength Rating*: Hot – 3/11
Ripe Flavour: Tartness, bitterness and yellow pepper elements.
Green Flavour: ???
Related Peppers: ???
*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.