Habanero Chocolate Chili

Chili Pepper Files
March 06, 2010

Chili Pepper FilesHabanero Chocolate is a Chinense chili pepper. Don't let the chocolate colour fool you: they're really hot.


Habanero Chocolate

Habanero Chocolate (Capsicum Chinense)


Heat: Dangerous
Taste/flavour: Aromatic
Wall thickness: Medium
Plant productivity: Poor
Number of seeds per pod: Few
Pod lenght: 5-6 cm long by 3 cm wide
Plant height: 60 cm
Colour: From green to chocolate brown.


Habanero ChocolateWhy grow it?:
Habanero Chocolate pods are really nice. They can be dried and powdered.


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Comments

Author: Joanne (URL)
07/03/2010

That is one chocolaty-looking pepper. Too bad it doesn t taste like chocolate. With the calorie count of a pepper. That would be awesome.


Author: Graziana
08/03/2010

I know, it looks like some pepper-shaped chocolate candy!


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