Proper Name: Padrón Red
Other Names: ???
Type: Capsicum Annuum
Seed Availablity: Trade Only
Scoville Heat Units: 500-2.5K SHU
Sauce Strength Rating*: Medium – 2/12
Ripe Flavour: Deep red chilli taste with strong undertones of white grape.
Green Flavour: An earthy, nutty, dark green taste.
Products: Brighton Hot Stuff‘s Jalapeño Sauce, The Somerset Chilli Co.’s Narco, Nerd Sauce Co.’s Senor Padron
Recipes: Fried Padrons, Fatalii & Mustard Fried Padrons, Refried Bean topped Sweet Potatoes, Jalapeño & Padron-Spiced Macaroni Cheese
Related Peppers: Shishito
You may also enjoy: Jalapeño Red, Serenade Red, Kashmiri Mirch
*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.