his chart shows the Sandia Seed Company peppers listed by scoville heat units. The superhot peppers at the bottom of the list have similar levels of extreme heat, and any one of them could be the hottest pepper this season. The Trinidad Moruga Scorpion ha
Until recently, the Trinidad Moruga Scorpion was known as the world& hottest chile pepper. But according to the Guinness Book of World Records last month, it& now the Carolina Reaper grown by Ed Currie of PuckerButt Pepper Co. in South Carolina.