Proper Name: Trinidad Scorpion Red
Other Names: Trinidad Scorpion Smooth
Type: Capsicum Chinense
Seed Availablity: Unavailable
Scoville Heat Units: 800K – 1.2M SHU
Sauce Strength Rating*: Super Hot – 6/11
Ripe Flavour: Acidic, fruity and with a slight pungeancy. Reminiscent of blood orange.
Green Flavour: ???
Products: 💀ChimouliS’ Purple Scorpion Ketchup?, Chilli of the Valley‘s Phwoar Koff and Dai?, Opal Sunshine‘s Blackman Eddy’s?, Simpson’s Seeds’ Scorpion Salsa, 💀Pepper Kitchen’s Dangerously Hot Sauce? Badger’s Artisan Foods’ Badger xXx?, McIlhenny Co’s Tabasco Scorpion Sauce?
Recipes: Phaal-Style Scorpion Shakshuka
Related Peppers: Trinidad Scorpion Butch T Red, Trinidad Scorpion Moruga Blend Red, Naga Viper Red, Jay’s Ghost Scorpion Red, Jigsaw FG Red, Gibbering Idiot
You may also enjoy: Habanero Caribbean Red Hot, Habanero Savina Red, Naga Viper Purple
*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.