worlds hottest chilies Archive

  • Naga Vipers are the hottest chili peppers in the world; Ironically they are grown in England in the snow!  The Naga Viper chili rates a 1,359,000 on the Scoville scale which is over 300,000 points higher than the previous world record holder – the Naga Jolokia (commonly known as the Ghost Chili or Bhut Jolokia). Jalapeños rate between 2k-2.5k on the Scoville scale. Culinary madmen have taken to battling it out on who can create and utilize the world’s hottest chili pepper. The Naga Viper pepper was created in England by a British chili farmer and pub owner named Gerald Fowler. He created the pepper by crossing three of the world’s hottest peppers, including the Naga Jolokia.  “It’s painful to […]

    Naga Viper – the hottest chili pepper in the world

    Naga Vipers are the hottest chili peppers in the world; Ironically they are grown in England in the snow!  The Naga Viper chili rates a 1,359,000 on the Scoville scale which is over 300,000 points higher than the previous world record holder – the Naga Jolokia (commonly known as the Ghost Chili or Bhut Jolokia). Jalapeños rate between 2k-2.5k on the Scoville scale. Culinary madmen have taken to battling it out on who can create and utilize the world’s hottest chili pepper. The Naga Viper pepper was created in England by a British chili farmer and pub owner named Gerald Fowler. He created the pepper by crossing three of the world’s hottest peppers, including the Naga Jolokia.  “It’s painful to […]

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