Proper Name: Chupetiño
Other Names: Chupetinha, Pimenta de Bico
Type: Capsicum Chinense
Seed Availablity: Unavailable
Scoville Heat Units: 20K-30K SHU
Sauce Strength Rating*: Mild – 1/11
Ripe Flavour: A lightly fruity, sweet red pepper with just a touch of bitterness. At its best offsetting pungeant goats cheese after being pickled in white wine vinegar.
Green Flavour: ???
*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.