Cayenne Red


Proper Name: Cayenne Red

Pronunciation: ???

Other Names: N/A

Type: Capsicum Annuum (Glabriusculum or Longum subtype)

Rarity: Common

Seed Availablity: Trade Only

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 uniquely spiced flavour when powdered.

Green Flavour: Light green and very earthy, bordering on woody.

Products: The Chilli Alchemist’s 💀🔥📽️Purus, Mahi Fine FoodsCayenne & Cranberry, Foraged Fire‘s Wild Salsa Verde, Chilli BobsPink Peppercorn & Chilli Pickled Onions? & Spiced Sticky Apple, 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, Wiltshire Chilli Farm’s 📽️Chilli Cheese & 📽️Chipotle & Garlic Cheese, Boundless’ 📽️Cayenne & Rosemary Nuts & Seeds, Tubby Tom’s 📽️Death Dust, Rock a Doodle Do’s Banshee, The General’s Marine Green, Seabrook’s 📽️Smokehouse Cayenne & 📽️Trinidad Scorpion Crisps, Rad Dude Food’s Fermented Chilli Hot Sauce, Tubby Tom’s Dragon Salt, Haskhell’s BlueberryPineapple Curry, The Bonnie Sauce Co.’s Habanero and Mango, Dawson’s Shawarma Sauce

Recipes: Herby Garlic Bread, Pixel Tea’s Coffee Curry Udon,

Related Peppers: Cayenne Ring of Fire, Cayenne Golden, Cayenne Chocolate, Cayenne Orange, Cayenne Purple, Hangijao Space Chilli, Teja Mirchi

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

*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.