Chipotle Pepper are ripe red jalapeño peppers that have been smoked and dried. Allowing the jalapeños to fully ripen gives chipotle chile peppers an inherent fruity-sweet flavor, since the chile has more time to create and store sugar.
Unique medium-hot, smoky flavor with hints of fruity sweetness
Heat level ranges from 12,000 to 26,000 SHUs
Can be used whole, chopped, sliced, turned into flakes, or ground