100% Organic Sun Dried Chiltepin Chile Peppers from Mexico. USA Wholesaler.
100% Fresh Sun Dried Sonoran Chiltepin Peppers. Amazing taste and bright red color.
Chiltepin Chiles (Capsicum Annuum) are also known as Bird Peppers or Tepins. Shaped more like a berry than a chile, the Chiltepin relies on birds to propagate it's seeds. Rarely found cultivated, it grows wild in Southern Texas and throughout Mexico. This chile has a long history, the word Tepin is from the Nahuatl language of the Aztec Indians.
This little pepper is very spicy with a searing heat. On the heat scale the Tepin is an 8.Scoville heat units 50,000 - 100,000