Pusa Jwala


Proper Name: Pusa Jwala

Pronunciation: Poo-sah Jwahh-lahh

NOT Jay-wahh-lahh or Juh-wahh-lahh

Other Names: Indian Finger Chilli, Fire Chilli

Type: Capsicum Annuum

Rarity: Uncommon

Seed Availablity: Trade Only

Scoville Heat Units: 20K – 30K SHU

Sauce Strength Rating*: Medium – 3/11

Colour: Red

Ripe Flavour: A brighter, less dry take on a classic, indian finger chilli flavour with pleasant hints of apple peel.

Green Flavour: ???

Products: Foraged Fire‘s Wild Salsa Verde, The Chillees’ Indian Fire?

Recipes: ???

Related Peppers: ???

You may also enjoy: Cayenne Red, Hangijao Space Chilli, Pimenta de Neyde

*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.