"Madness in edible form ..."
The Carolina Reaper, the "Caroline mower" raises super hot peppers in another stratosphere! The Guinness Book of Records crowned the Carolina Reaper as the new reigning champion in 2013, placing the Trinidad Moruga Scorpion in 2nd place in the ranking of the hottest peppers!
How strong is the Carolina Reaper?
The Carolina Reaper is as powerful as the standard pepper spray. This pepper is so strong that it tips the scales at around 200,000 SHU above the Scorpion Trinidad Moruga and pushes madness to a new parxysm. On the Scoville scale, the Carolina Reaper is between 1,400,000 and 2,200,000! So be careful not to abuse it!
Where does the Carolina Reaper come from?
The Carolina Reaper was developed in South Carolina in the United States of America. It would come from a cross between a Pakistani Naga and a Red Habanero and the name "Reaper" was given to it because of the shape of its apical end reminiscent of that of a scythe. The acronym HP22BNH means Higher Power, pot number 22, plant B.
What does the taste of a Carolina Reaper look like?
The Carolina Reaper is the best of super peppers. It tickles the taste buds as well as it causes burns. It reveals a fruity taste which, after a few seconds, can be rediscovered by an intense burning sensation.
It is a hot pepper. It is not recommended to eat it raw and touch it with your bare hands as it can cause severe burns. Many burled heads have published their experiences by eating this raw chili pepper, you will have no trouble finding these exploits on Youtube.
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The Carolina Reaper is also available in chocolate , sauce and powder versions!
- Scoville scale: 1,400,000 - 2,200,000
- Origin: USA
- Packaging: 10 seeds
- International delivery from 1.40 €