The Carolina Reaper pepper became an Internet obsession when the #OneChipChallenge went viral. Everyone from average people to athletes and celebrities tried to stomach just one tortilla chip dusted with a flavoring powder that included the dried Reaper pepper.
Species: Capsicum chinense
The Carolina Reaper is the hottest pepper known to man ranking in at 1,569,300 Scoville Heat Units. That’s a hot Pepper! To put that in perspective, that’s about …
THE Carolina Reaper is a hot topic of conversation once again after a man was hospitalised after scoffing one of the spicy sprouts.
Apr 11, 2018 · In 2013, the Carolina Reaper chilli pepper was termed the hottest on Earth, ending a more than four-year drive to prove no one grows a more scorching chilli.
Author: The Hindu Net Desk
«Carolina Reapers» are a crossbreed made by farmer Ed Currie at The Puckerbutt Pepper Company in Rock Hill, South Carolina. These peppers are said to be more than 100 times hotter than a jalapeno.
The Carolina Reaper is officially the World’s Hottest Pepper. It has a sweet and fruity flavor, that is before the intense heat kicks in. Buy seeds here. Join Waitlist We will inform you when the product arrives in …
By comparison, a ghost pepper has a rating of up to 1,000,000. Hot enough? Still hotter is the Carolina Reaper, registering an amazing 1,500,000 to 2,000,000 Scoville units. What is it about such peppers that “turns on” the heat? Before we answer that, let’s briefly discuss the chemistry of capsaicin.