Use crushed chili to enhance the taste of pizza, salad dressing, soup, beef stew or barbecue. Excellent in guacamole, chicken or shrimp gumbo. Crushed chili pepper is spicy and can range between 30,000 to 50,000 units on the Scoville scale.
Crushed chili is also known as crushed red pepper or red chili flakes. This condiment is found in almost every Italian style restaurant and pizzeria! It is said that this condiment originated in the town of Bukovo in the Republic of Macedonia. In the Balkans this spice is sometimes just called "Bukovo".