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The Chile Sampler

8 different chile peppers from 8 different cultures, each with a unique heat level and flavor profile. Because no matter where you go, someone wants to feel the burn.

8 different chile peppers from 8 different cultures, each with a unique heat level and flavor profile. Because no matter where you go, someone wants to feel the burn.

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For heat-seekers only

Heat is universal, and nearly every culture has a characteristic chile to spice up their cuisine. Get to know each chile by trying it in a native recipe or try the tasting activity below for a more scientific comparison.

Activity:

Chile Flight

Video
(1)
Separately “bloom” each pod of chile by adding it to ¼ cup of a neutral oil in a skillet.
(2)
Heat until fragrant, about 15 minutes.
(3)
Dip plain white bread in each oil to sample.

Spice Cards in this Deck

(In order from mild to HOT)

Gochugaru Chile

Native to: South Korea
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <1,500

Piment d’Espelette Chile

Native to: Basque region (Spain/France)
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <4,000

Aleppo Chile

Native to: Syria, Turkey
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <5,000

Calabrian Chile

Native to: Italy
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <50,000

Urfa Chile

Native to: Turkey
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <50,000

Piri Piri Chile

Native to: Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <165,000

Prik Kee Noo Chile

Native to: Thailand
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <250,000

Habanero Chile

Native to: Yucatan, Mexico
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <350,000

Gochugaru Chile

Native to: South Korea
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <1,500

Piment d’Espelette Chile

Native to: Basque region (Spain/France)
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <4,000

Aleppo Chile

Native to: Syria, Turkey
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <5,000

Calabrian Chile

Native to: Italy
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <50,000

Urfa Chile

Native to: Turkey
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <50,000

Piri Piri Chile

Native to: Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <165,000

Prik Kee Noo Chile

Native to: Thailand
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <250,000

Habanero Chile

Native to: Yucatan, Mexico
Plant family: Solanaceae
Raw form: Chile
Scoville: <350,000

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The Pepper Sampler

Expand your salt’s social circle with 8 varieties of ground pepper. From different forms of the same plant to different plants entirely, each pepper has its own unique tingle.

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