Proper Name: Gayle Lofthouse Red
Pronunciation: Gayl Loft-How-S
Other Names: ???
Type: Capsicum Chinense
Seed Availablity: Trade Only
Scoville Heat Units: ??? SHU
Sauce Strength Rating*: Plus Ultra – ??/11
Ripe Flavour: Smooth floral overtones, a little bit of bitterness and just the tiniest touch of savoury, pepper-based fruitiness.
Green Flavour: Smooth floral overtones and some bitterness but also a bright, not quite citrussy, green, grassy taste. One of my favourite green superhots.
*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.