Chiltepin Chile

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As the only wild native chile to the US, the Chiltepin is sometimes called the "mother of all peppers." Known by many names, the pepper is widely used throughout the southwestern region of the US, where there is considerable folklore associated with them. The Chiltepine is a very small chile with an extremely pungent flavor. It is rated very hot - 8-9 on pungency scales - and has a quite distinctive smoky bite. The Chiltepin is eaten sun-dried, added to cheese and ice creams, fermented into sauces, and pickled with wild oregano, garlic, and salt as a tabletop

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  Flat Rock, AL

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Country Fresh CSA

  Middlefield, OH

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  Columbus, OH

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Cold Springs Farm CSA

  Weatherford, TX

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Clemons Farm

  San Jacinto, CA

Check Us Out on Facebook Clemons Farms We are a small family farm selling directly to our wonderful customers at local certified Farmers Markets. We grow 300+ Heirloom/Heritage plants, produce and seed. (more...)