Cayenne Red


Proper Name: Cayenne Red

Pronunciation: ???

Other Names: N/A

Type: Capsicum Annuum (Glabriusculum subtype)

Rarity: Common

Seed Availablity: Unavailable

Scoville Heat Units: 30K – 50K SHU

Sauce Strength Rating*: Medium – 3/11

Colour: Red

Ripe Flavour: A dry-tasting red pepper that’s not quite woody or smoky but has subtleties of both and gives a unique spiced flavour when powdered.

Green Flavour: ???

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Recipes: ???

Related Peppers: Cayenne Golden, Cayenne Chocolate, Cayenne Orange, Cayenne Purple, Hangijao Space Chilli

You may also enjoy: Bhut Jolokia Red, Dorset Naga Red, Tepin Colarado, Pequin NuMex Bailey, Pusa Jwala

*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.