How hot is chocolate habanero pepper?
Keeping this in consideration, how hot is the habanero pepper?
Habaneros range from 100,000 to 350,000 Scoville heat units, placing them squarely in the upper reaches of the Scoville scale, right below the super-hot peppers. Let's put this another way – the hottest habanero would be 140 times hotter than the mildest jalapeño.
One may also ask, which is hotter red or orange habanero? At its mildest, the Caribbean red is nearly as hot as the hottest possible common orange habanero (which is still extremely spicy.) If comparing the mildest orange habanero to the hottest possible Caribbean red, the red can be four times hotter easily.
Accordingly, which color habanero pepper is hottest?
Is the chocolate Bhutlah hotter than the Carolina Reaper?
Against our jalapeño reference point, the Chocolate Bhutlah is at maximum 800 times hotter than a jalapeño. It sits at the pinnacle of the pepper scale, with the likes of the Trinidad Scorpion (1,200,000 – 2,000,000 SHU), Komodo Dragon (1,400,000 – 2,200,000 SHU), and Carolina Reaper (1,400,000 – 2,200,000 SHU).