The PuckerButt Pepper Company has raised the bar for hot pepper heat intensity by producing an amazing hot pepper, the Smokin’ Ed’s Carolina Reaper, which surpasses the current world record holder, the Butch T Trinidad Scorpion. The Carolina Reaper has averaged 1.474 million on the Scoville Scale consistently for over four years. The popular Jalapeno pepper has a Scoville Rating of 3,000 to 7,000.
“We want to thank Dr. Calloway and his team at Winthrop University located in Rock Hill, SC, for conducting thorough testing of our seed pods and for their on-going support” said Smokin’ Ed Currie, the Founder, President, “Mad Scientist” and Chef of The PuckerButt Pepper Company. Read more about Smokin’ Ed and his pepper here, here, here, here, here and here.
Smokin’ Ed’s Carolina Reaper can be found in a delicious and smokin’ hot puree, The Reaper, and Reaper Seeds are also available at the PuckerButt Pepper Company website or at the store at 235 Main Street in Fort Mill, SC. Grow your own and let us know how your pepper garden grows!
The PuckerButt Pepper Company grows and harvests delicious, smokin’ hot and healthy peppers on a family farm in upstate South Carolina and produces and sells great tasting and all-natural pepper products including hot sauces, seeds, salsas, jellies and mustards.