Proper Name: Ají Rojo
Pronunciation: Ahh-hee Roe-hoe
Other Names: Puca Uchu, Ají Red*
Type: Capsicum Baccatum
Seed Availablity: Unavailable
Scoville Heat Units: 8K – 10K SHU
Sauce Strength Rating**: ???
Colour: Dark red.
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You may also enjoy: Ají Crimson
*This name does not refer exclusively to this pepper and is, in fact, the proper name for another variey. Please click on it for more info.
**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.