2013 Top 5 Hottest peppers in the World
World’s Hottest Pepper is the Trinidad Scorpion Moruga Blend, but it has yet to be acnowledged by the guinness book of world records. Presently there are some hot peppers that you may not even be able to distinguish from the others…HOT IS HOT!
It takes a skilled pallet to judge the heat units of the hottest pepper in the world. THis is why the Heat Tests are done using the Scoville scale or Scoville units to measure the heat properties.
The Hottest Peppers in the World List:
1. Trinidad Scorpion Moruga Blend (Moruga Scorpion) 2,009,231 SHU
2. 7 Pod Douglah (7 Pot Douglah, Chocolate 7 Pod) 1,853,936 SHU
3. Trinidad Scorpion Butch T 1,463,700 SHU
4. Naga Viper 1,349,000 SHU
5. 7 Pod Varieties (Red Giant, Barrackpore, SR Strain, Primo, Jonah, Brain Strain, Yellow) 1,000,000 – 1,300,000 SHU Barrackpore