How hot is the Naga Bhut Jolokia chilli?

How hot is the Naga Bhut Jolokia chilli?

1 million Scoville units
The Bhut Jolokia (a.k.a. Naga Jolokia or Ghost) was the first chilli to be measured at over 1 million Scoville units – the first of the ‘super’ chillies. At that heat rating, they are 4 times hotter than the average Habanero or Scotch Bonnet but with the same fruity flavour.

How hot is Naga King chilli?

855,000 scoville units
Naga king chilli has been considered as the world’s hotter chilli and entered in “Guinness book of world records” (measuring 855,000 scoville units) beating the “Mexican red savana habaneros” (5,77,000 scoville units).

Is Naga Jolokia same as Bhut Jolokia?

Depending in the area where it is grown there are different names like Nagahari, Bhut Jolokia, Naga Jolokia, Bih Jolokia, Borbi Jolokia or Naga Morich and all of them are for the same type of Chilli.

What are the top 20 hottest peppers?

Carolina Reaper Pepper (2,200,000 SHU)

  • Pepper X (3,180,000 SHU)
  • Trinidad Moruga Scorpion Pepper (2,009,231 SHU)
  • 7 Pot Douglah Pepper (1,853,936 SHU)
  • 7 Pot Primo Pepper (1,469,000 SHU)
  • Trinidad Scorpion “Butch T” Pepper (1,463,700 SHU)
  • Naga Viper Pepper (1,349,000 SHU)
  • 7 Pot Barrackpore Pepper (1,300,000 SHU)
  • Is Naga hotter than Scotch bonnet?

    The nagabon is a cross between a Scotch bonnet and a ghost pepper. Its heat is hotter than the hottest Scotch bonnet (750,000 SHU) and milder than the mildest naga (800,000 SHU).

    Is Naga the same as ghost pepper?

    Hailing from the same region of the world, the Naga Morich and the ghost pepper (Bhut Jolokia) are close cousins and very similar in overall heat. But the Naga Morich beats it out. With a range from 1,000,000 to 1,500,000 Scoville heat units, only the hottest ghost peppers can compare to the mildest Naga Morich.

    What is Naga Flavour?

    Culinary usage The Naga Morich chili is extremely hot, but has a flavor that is quite unique. Like the Bhut Jolokia (ghost pepper), it has a sweet and slightly tart flavor, followed by slight undertones of woody, smoky flavors. The chili is well suited for BBQ and grilling due to its unique flavor profile.

    How hot is Naga Viper Chilli?

    The Naga Viper scored 1,359,000 on the Scoville scale, which measures the piquancy of a chili pepper by examining the presence of capsaicin. (The scale is named after its creator, an American chemist named Wilbur Scoville.)

    Which is hotter Naga or vindaloo?

    In most circumstances, naga curry is hotter than a vindaloo. This curry is about as hot as they come. While vindaloo contains a lot of chillies, the type of chilli used in naga curry gives the dish its signature heat.

    • October 11, 2022