PepperHead® has the most up-to-date list of the World’s Hottest Peppers. ... Yous seriously have to update your list your missing the komodo Dragon pepper whats the world’s third hottest chilli and few others from the uk that are hotter than the ghost pepper. June 25, 2017 at 2:52 pm . Reply.
It was briefly the “World’s Hottest Chilli” in 2011 according to the Guinness World Records. It is an unstable three-way hybrid produced from the Naga Morich, the Bhut Jolokia and the Trinidad Scorpion.
1,382,118 SHU Briefly the world’s hottest chilli in 2011, the Viper is a hybrid of other super-hots, including the Ghost Chilli and the Trinidad Moruga Scorpion Photograph: Adrian Sherratt/Guardian
Is the Ghost Pepper the Hottest Pepper in the World? No, the Ghost Pepper is NOT the hottest pepper in the world. Clocking in at 1.041.427 SHU, this popular chilli lies at about 2,140,000 SHUs away from the current *unofficial* top-spot holder, the Pepper X.
In 2007, Guinness World Records certified that the ghost pepper was the world's hottest chili pepper, 400 times hotter than Tabasco sauce. The ghost chili is rated at more than 1 million Scoville Heat Units (SHUs).
The hottest chilli pepper is the Carolina Reaper, grown by Ed Currie of PuckerButt Pepper Company (USA), which rates at an average of 1,641,183 Scoville Heat Units (SHU), according to tests conducted by Winthrop University in South Carolina, USA, throughout 2017.
Coming in bigger and hotter than most other 7 Pots, the 7 Pot Barrackpore is a real force among the world’s hottest peppers. What it has extra in heat, though, it loses some in overall flavor. It’s a little more bitter and less fruity than other super-hot chilies.
He has applied to Guinness World Records and is currently awaiting confirmation that the chilli is the world's hottest. Mr Smith, owner of Tom Smith’s Plants, set up the business in memory of ...
Here is a list of the world’s hottest chili peppers to date, from hottest to mildest (if you can call that mild!). Updated January 2018. #1: Carolina Reaper – Hottest Pepper in the World. 2,200,000 Scoville Heat Units (SHU)
The Carolina Reaper, originally named the HP22B, is a cultivar of the Capsicum chinense plant. The pepper is red and gnarled, with a small pointed tail. In 2013, Guinness World Records declared it the hottest chili pepper in the world, surpassing the previous record holder, the Trinidad Scorpion "Butch T".