This is the World Record Hottest Chili, Carolina Reaper pepper. It is beautiful with a bright red rough surface and a long stinger. But donít let looks fool you! This pepper got its name for a reason. Be very, very careful using this pepper. Those who donít fear the Reaper are fools.
The Carolina Reaper is a hybrid chili pepper of the Capsicum Chinese species, originally called the "HP22B", bred by cultivator Ed Currie. The Carolina Reaper was rated as the world's hottest chili pepper by Guinness World Records according to 2012 tests, averaging 1,569,300 SHU on the Scoville scale with peak levels of over 2,200,000 SHU.
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