Chili Chipotle, Smoked
1 oz package
Chipotle is usually made from Jalapeno chilies that are allowed to ripen and turn dark red. After being picked, they are then smoked for several days until dried. In Mexico, these chilies are also known as chile meco or chile ahumado. They have become very popular in the United States.
This premium, medium spicy chipotle has a delicious smoky flavor and aroma. It makes a great ingredient for salsas, adobo or seasoning meats. The possibilities are endless! Chipotle is rated at around 3,000 to 10,000 units on the Scoville scale.