Bhut Jolokia Red

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Proper Name: Bhut Jolokia (ভোট জলকীয়া) Red

Pronunciation: Bahht Zhoe-Luh-Kee-Yahh Red

Other Names: Ghost Pepper, Naga, Death Chilli

Type: Capsicum Chinense/Frutescens (AKA “Assamicum”)

Rarity: Common

Seed Availablity: Trade Only

Scoville Heat Units: ???

Sauce Strength Rating*: Super Hot – 5/11

Colour: Red

Ripe Flavour: Deep, rich, red chilli, savoury, not quite smoky, sometimes displaying hints of citrus.

Green Flavour: ???

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Related Peppers: Bhut Jolokia Red, Bhut Jolokia Chocolate, Bhut Jolokia Peach, Bhut Jolokia White, Bhut Jolokia Yellow, Bhut Jolokia Caramel, Bhut Jolokia Orange Copenhagen, Naga Morich, King Naga, Dorset Naga Red, Naga Viper Red, InfiNaga, Jay’s Ghost Scorpion Red

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

*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.