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Trinidad Morgua Scorpion

7 November 2012 | No Comments » | Hottest Pepper

Trinidad Morgua Scorpion

Do you know what hot really is?  Well think again… The 2 Million SHU Trinidad Moruga Scorpion Pepper Is the World’s Hottest!

 The Trinidad Morgua Scorpion tops at over two million SHU and has just been called the world’s hottest pepper.

The Trinidad Morgua Scorpion topped more than 1.2 million Scoville units (he heat of a chili is measured by Scoville heat units) with some of the individual peppers reaching more than 2 million Scoville units. In comparison to a jalapeno pepper, just rated at about 5000 Scoville units.