Aleppo Pepper

Aleppo Pepper

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From the region around the town of Aleppo in northern Syria comes the Aleppo Chile. Many chile heads considered this to be one of the best kept secrets of the chile world. Typically found as a crushed chile pepper with the seeds removed, Aleppo pepper is a flavorful departure from the more common crushed red peppers. Also known as Halaby pepper. Aleppo pepper has an ideally balanced heat and flavor profile. It comes in at 10,000 SHU (Scoville Heat Units) or about a 5-6 on the heat scale of 10. While a medium range chile the heat builds slowly hitting first the back of your mouth with a hint of sweetness, then teasing your throat before quickly dissipating to a tinge of spur and sweet. The flavor is fruity and raisin-like wit