HJ-04 Comet’s Tail


Designation: Hangijao HJ-04

Common Name: Comet’s Tail

Pronunciation: ???

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Type: Capsicum Annuum

Rarity: Uncommon

Seed Availablity: Trade Only

Scoville Heat Units: ???

Sauce Strength Rating*: 1/11

Colour: Red

Ripe Flavour: Bitter, tangy, woody and slightly fruity. As much like a yellow pepper in taste as a red one. The most interesting thing about this pepper is the aftertaste, though, which is a lingering, fragrant earthiness with citrus notes that reminds me of szechuan peppercorns. Very well suited to chinese cooking and just sopping wet with juice.

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Related Peppers: Cayenne Red, HJ-01 Corona, HJ-02 Meteor, HJ-03 Solar Flare, HJ-05 Helix Nebula, HJ-06 Pulsar, HJ-07 Supernova, HJ-08 Total Eclipse, HJ-09 Big Bang, HJ-10 Afterglow

You may also enjoy: Poblano, Padron, Shishito, 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.