Suriname Yellow


Proper Name: Suriname Yellow

Pronunciation: ???

Other Names: Madame Jeanette

Type: Capsicum Chinense

Rarity: Rare

Seed Availablity: Trade Only

Scoville Heat Units: 125K-325K SHU

Sauce Strength Rating**: Extra – 4/11

Colour: Yellow

Ripe Flavour: Dry, aromatic, musty and somewhat reminiscent of mustard. Great with egg fried rice.

Green Flavour: ???

Products: El Jefe’s Volcán sauce

Recipes: ???

Related Peppers: Suriname Red, Adjuma Yellow

You may also enjoy: Fatalii Yellow, Scotch Bonnet Yellow MoA, Bahamian Goat Pepper

*The image shown on this page is of what most Suriname Yellow peppers now look like but the original strain possesses a much blunter tip.

**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.