Habanero means from Havana and is an extremely hot pepper believed to originally have been taken to the Yucatan Peninsula from Cuba. Habaneros are green in color and ripen one of numerous colors including red, orange, salmon, white, chocolate… depending on the variety. Their average size is 1 to 2 1/2 inches long, 1 to 2 inches in diameter and they are lantern-shaped, round or oblong. Technically, their species name is Capsicum Chinense Jacquin. Habaneros are the hottest chile peppers and rate around 200,000 – 300,000 Scoville Units.
Hot sauce or hot salsa.
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