Habanero Peppers

Habanero Brazilian Peppers

Habanero Peppers may not be highly consumed in Brazil but its considered one of the hottest peppers grown in Brazil. Nevertheless, domestic and international markets have been increasing the demand for this type of hot pepper.

The Brazilian Habanero Pepper is considered the hottest pepper in the Brazilian Market. The Habanero hot pepper group is not well known in Brazil, despite its origin in the Amazon. Nevertheless, domestic and international markets have been increasing the demand for this type of hot pepper.

The habanero pepper has high heat with pungency ranging from 250,000 to 700,000 SHU (Scoville Heat Units).

SCOVILLE HEAT UNIT  OF 250,000 to 700,000 SHU

Production Process of Habanero Peppers

A typical habanero plant is a bush with about 1 m in height and intermediate or erect growth habit. Its pod is lantern-shaped and is green in color when immature and red, orange, yellow, white or brown when ripe. Fruit size ranges from 2.9 to 6.0 cm long by 2.5 to 4.6 cm wide and 7 to 12 g.

Our Habanero Peppers are grown and harvested in the State of Minas Gerais Brazil. All Habenero Peppers go through extensive selection, washing, sanitation and packaging before being exported to our customers. Habanero Peppers are supplied in whole or puree form.

The Production Process of the Habanero Peppers are performed in strict accordance with Brazilian Food Sanitation Regulations and International Safety and Process documents as listed below. 

  • Hazard analysis and critical control points (HACCP)
  • Food Defense Safety Plan
  • Manual of Good Manufacturing Practices
  • FDA FFR Registration of Facility


Our Habanero Peppers are prepared, sanitized and packaged under strict Brazilian and international regulations. Our peppers can be packaged in boxes or cartons for Whole Natural Habanero Peppers and in100l or 200 l barrels for Puree or Mash Habanero to ensure safe protection from Bacteria and Germs during the shipping and logistics process.

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