When it comes to spicy peppers, I’ve found that most of us fall into one of two categories: you either love them, or you hate them. Now keep in mind, when I refer to a spicy pepper, I’m not necessarily talking about your run of the mill jalapenos.
Jalapenos are are far, far, far more mellow than what is on this list.
The grading system for most peppers, known as the Scolville Scale is the tool of choice for pepper professionals to determine just how hot a pepper is.
Some of the peppers on this list top over a million SHU (Scolville Heat Units) so if you plan to try any, be sure to bring more than just water to cure that burn!
In this “hot” list we are going to cover some of the spiciest peppers known to man. These peppers are so hot that even harvesting them could spell doom to the run of the mill pepper fanatic.
Check out page (2) for the list of the worlds hottest peppers…