Proper Name: Cayenne Red
Other Names: N/A
Type: Capsicum Annuum (Glabriusculum subtype)
Seed Availablity: Trade Only
Scoville Heat Units: 30K – 50K SHU
Sauce Strength Rating*: Medium – 3/11
Ripe Flavour: A dry-tasting red pepper that’s not quite woody or smoky but has subtleties of both and gives a uniquely spiced flavour when powdered.
Green Flavour: Light green and very earthy, bordering on woody.
Products: The Chilli Alchemist’s 🔥📽️Purus, Mahi Fine Foods‘ Cayenne & Cranberry, Nix and Kix’s Sparkling Drinks, Diemen’s Original Hot Sauce, Byron Bay’s Coconut Curry Sauce, Meat Lust’s Ghost Chilli Sauce, Ashley Foods’ 🇺🇸Mad Dog Reaper Sriracha, Beastly Beverages’ 📽️Death Walks Among You Tea, Boundless’ 📽️Cayenne & Rosemary Nuts & Seeds, Tubby Tom’s 📽️Death Dust, Seabrook’s 📽️Smokehouse Cayenne & 📽️Trinidad Scorpion Crisps, Rock a Doodle Do’s Banshee, The General’s Marine Green
*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.