The chile of choice for authentic American South Western cuisine. Used in salsas, chili con carne, soups. Makes one good paprika.
A rare chile from Oaxaca. The onza chile is quite hot with a mildly sweet taste. A delightful, tasty, all-purpose chile.
The ugly duckling of a chiles. Pasados are fresh green chiles that are roasted, peeled, seeded and then dried. Tastes of roasted green chiles.
A tasty and moderately hot chile, the pasilla is a versatile chile used commonly in Mexico. Use rehydrated, whole, ground or fried.
Smaller than the extra grande variety, this pasilla de Oaxaca is just as flavorful and cheaper too.
The rare pasilla de Oaxaca is smoky and fruity with moderate heat and only occasionally ventures beyond its borders.
An Épices de Cru favorite sourced directly from the high Sierra Mije. The rare Pasilla de Oaxaca chile pepper is smoked, moderately hot, with fruity notes.
Also known as ‘bird chile,’ this tiny Mexican chile packs a punch. It is mostly used to make pico de gallo, a combination of salt and ground piquin chile.
Similar to guajillo chiles, the puya chile is hotter and smaller. Ideal for a hot and hardy chile powder.
Very hot and extremely fruity. Exceptional quality. Habanero chile is well-known as one of the hotter chiles.
A scotch bonnet pepper that is grown in Quebec: fruity, sweet, and very spicy!
Cayenne pepper is ideal for adding heat to a dish without changing its flavor. We purchase fresh, whole chiles and dry them ourselves.
In the remote villages of Garefi and Ksifiani the locals use their red horn pepper produce to make a smoky, sweet, and delicately spicy chili that is very popular in their region but almost unknown elsewhere.
Taste the broad, rich flavors of pure Spanish smoked paprika. A staple that will add a sweet and smoky flavor to any dish.
A mild paprika, with a rich and fruity aroma. Made with the finest paprika chile, which are dried before being ground into flakes.
Using a production technique that dates back several hundred years, this celebrated paprika is prepared with chilies that are grown and harvested in the Kalocsa region of Hungary.