Proper Name: Kanthari Mulaku Red
Other Names: Jeeraka Paranki, Indian Bird’s Eye*, Bird Pepper*
Type: Capsicum Frutescens
Seed Availablity: Unavailable
Scoville Heat Units: Up to 225K SHU but usually within the 50K – 100K range.
Sauce Strength Rating**: 3.5/11
Ripe Flavour: ???
Green Flavour: ???
Products: Somerset Chilli Garden’s Almond Caramel Chilli Chocolate Cups?
Recipes: Vegetarian Onion Bhaji “Scotch Eggs”
Related Peppers: Kanthari Mulaku White
You may also enjoy: Teja Mirchi
*This name refers to more than one pepper. Click it for more info.
**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.