Chipōtlé Meco

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Common Name: Chipōtlé Meco

Pronunciation: Cheel-Poekt-Lay Me-Koe

Proper Name: Jalapeño Green (smoked)

Other Names: Chipōtlé

Type: Capsicum Annuum

Rarity: Common

Seed Availablity: Impossible*

Scoville Heat Units: 2.5K – 8K

Sauce Strength Rating**: Medium – 2.5/11

Colour: Brown

Dry Flavour: ???

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Related Peppers: Chipōtlé Morita

You may also enjoy: Pasilla (smoked)

*A chipōtlé meco is a pecan smoked green jalapeño, not a variety of its own. It can never be found fresh but, if you’re willing to smoke it yourself, I do have seeds for the jalapeño.

**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.