Extremely rare, genuine French Piment d'Espelette is more than just a pepper - it's a taste of tradition and culture from the picturesque Basque region of France. Hand-grown and harvested in the late summer and early autumn, strung by hand to dry in the sun and ground in to a powder making it easy to add to any dish.
With its unique fruity and slightly smoky flavor, Piment d'Espelette is a versatile seasoning that can be used in a variety of dishes. Whether you're making a traditional Basque stew, a flavorful omelet, or simply seasoning some grilled meats, our Piment d'Espelette is the perfect addition to bring some heat and depth of flavor to your dishes. Highly prized and coveted by the best chefs around the world for its rich, sweet, fruity flavor and medium to low heat, it is famously used in the preparation of Bayonne Ham.
But our Piment d'Espelette is more than just a seasoning, it's a representation of the rich culinary heritage of the Espelette region and its people. By choosing our authentic Piment d'Espelette, you're not just buying a pepper - you're buying a piece of French culture and tradition.
Our genuine Piment d'Espelette is a protected designation of origin (Appellation d'origine protégée - AOC) product that is sure to add a unique and authentic touch to any dish.
Ranges 1,000 to 9,000 Scoville Heat Units.
NET WT 1.4 oz. (40g)
Ingredients: Espelette chili
Storage Conditions - Store in a cool, dry place. Shelf Life 36 months
Gluten Status - This product by nature does not contain the gluten proteins found in wheat, rye or barley.
GMO Status - This product does not contain genetically engineered ingredients.
Vegan Status - This product does not contain any animal derived products including meat, milk, seafood, eggs, honey or bone char.