It’s the chili hidden in plain sight…
Scoville heat units (SHU): 100 – 500
Jalapeño reference point: 5 to 80 times milder
Products and seeds: Pimento pepper on Amazon
You may not realize how often you eat products that contain pimento peppers. There are so many varieties of products that use this chili, due to its sweetness and low heat. And that’s part of what makes it special. The pimento pepper is everywhere, sometimes in nooks of the kitchen you don’t even realize.