Malawi Picanté


Proper Name: Malawi Picanté

Pronunciation: Ma-Lahh-Wee Pee-Kan-Tay

Other Names: Peppadew

Type: Capsicum Baccatum

Rarity: Uncommon

Seed Availablity: Unavailable

Scoville Heat Units: 1K-1.5K SHU

Sauce Strength Rating*: Mild – 1/11

Colour: Red

Ripe Flavour: A delightfully sweet, bright and fruity red pepper flavour.

Green Flavour: ???

Products: Posh Pickles & Preserves’ Fiery Chilli Extra Jam, The Great British Cheese Company’s Mature Cheddar with Smoky Peppadew Peppers & Garlic, Haskhell’s Piquante

Recipes: Chickpea, Saffron & Peppadew Paella

Related Peppers: ???

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*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.