What's the spiciest kind of pepper in the world?
The Carolina Reaper. SHU, Scoville Heat Unit, is used to measure how spicy a pepper is by measuring the concentration of capsaicinoids. The Carolina Reaper has an SHU of 2,200,000. That's about 200 times hotter than a Jalapeno. Be careful with it. It's name suggests its deadly potency.
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