Red Fresno Peppers

approx. 10 lbs total
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$126
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$126.00
Product Information

ITEM SPECS

Size:

Approximately 10lbs. Approximately 25-30 chilies per pound (each piece is about the size of a jalapeno, with broader shoulders).

Season:

Generally available late spring through early fall.

Scoville Heat Rating:

2,500- 10,000  (chile heat scale)

Origin:

USA or Mexico, depending on availability

PRODUCT INFO

A beautiful glossy red color, red Fresno peppers are the mature, somewhat sweeter version of the more common green Fresno. Their thick, waxy flesh provides both fruity sweetness and potent heat, making them a great choice for all sorts of hot fresh chile dishes.

STORAGE

Storage:

Store fresh red Fresno chilies in the refrigerator, unwrapped.

Shelf Life:

Up to two weeks.

RECIPES & TIPS

Chop, mince, or puree red Fresno chilies for use in salsa, soup, sauces, or marinades. For additional flavor, roast the chiles on a gas range or in the oven and peel off the charred skin prior to use (How to Roast Chiles). Red Fresnos are also great pickled.

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