Import Malagueta Peppers from Brazil

Malagueta ship from Brazil

The Malagueta pepper is the most famous peppers grown and consumed in Brazil and starting to become a household name in western countries. The Malagueta Pepper can be found in almost every Restaurant in Brazil and is a favorite Hot Sauce and condiment for al types of Brazilian Meals. 

In Fact, the Malagueta Pepper in Vinegar Brine is normally used with Brazilian Food to add spice and taste to the dish. They can be found  in Dried Form or Dried Powder can be bought online and normally found in many Brazilian Kitchens. If you have visited Central and Northern Brazil, you will find the Malagueta Pepper in all corners.

In Recent Years, demand for the Malagueta Pepper has significantly increased outside Brazil. Many Hot Sauce Producers in Europe and the United States are starting to make the Malagueta Pepper a primary ingredient in their recipe.

Import Bulk Malagueta Peppers

If you are Hot Sauce Producer or Brand seeking to add Malagueta Peppers into your Recipe, Please contact us for Samples & Pricing. Malagueta Peppers add an unique and delicious flavor to your Hot Sauce with a Heat Sensation comparable to other Hot Chili peppers on the Market. 


Non GMO Malagueta Peppers

Kosher Certified Peppers

Direct and Delivery in USA

Comes in Vinegar or Puree

Malagueta Pepper Heat Unit

In the ranking of the hottest peppers, the Malagueta is a mid range Chili pepper. With a Scoville Heat unit of 60,000 to 100,000 SHU, this pepper is just sufficient to bring a Hot Kick to your Hot Sauce Recipe.

Malagueta Pepper Heat


The Malagueta is a mid hot  Chili Pepper that can be  enjoyed by Pepper and non Pepper lovers. The First Reaction to this lovely Pepper, is its unique taste that is different from all other types of Chili Peppers.

This lovely Pepper is mostly produced in a few states in Brazil such as Minas Gerais and mid northern states of Brazil. The Malagueta Pepper Bush requires 6 months of maturing after planting before producing 12 months supply of Malagueta Pepper.

The small, tapered Chili Pepper starts out  green pepper and matures into its famous hot red color. At maturity, the pepper measures around 2 inches.

Production Process

Malagueta Peppers are Grown at Farm

The Malagueta Peppers are grown in Farms in Minas Gerais, Brazil and hand picked at harvest time.

Hand Selected, Washed and Sanitized

After arriving at the Preparation Facility, the Peppers are hand sorted, washed and sanitized.

Malaguetas are stored in Vinegar Conserve

Malagueta Peppers are then stored in Vinegar Conserve for distribution or for production of Puree or Pulp

Machine Grind Peppers into Puree

The Malagueta Peppers are grounded into Pulp or Puree with Vinegar and Salt per Buyer Specs.

Loaded in Sanitized Barrels for Shipping

Malagueta Peppers or Malagueta Puree are loaded into 100l or 200l Plastic Sealed Barrels.

Peppers are Good for 2 Years after Production

When stored properly, Malagueta Peppers in Whole or Puree form are valid for up to 2 years.

Forms of Malagueta Peppers


Malagueta peppers on assembly line


Pickled Malagueta Peppers

A Great Selection for Hot Sauce Producers seeking to import bulk malagueta for storage. Buying Pickled Malagueta allows a Hot Sauce Producer to produce his malagueta puree in his establishment.

The Malagueta Pepper is pickled in Vinegar and loaded into 100l or 200 l Barrels for safe transportation by airfreight or Ocean freight. The Pepper are hand picked, washed and vinegar is added in accordance with the Buyers pH and acidity requirements. Pickled Malagueta Peppers can be stored for up to 2 Years.


Malagueta Puree

The Malagueta Puree is a great product for Hot Sauce Producers that do not have the facility or time to grind the Malagueta Peppers. Buyer can provide us their specifications and ratio of salt and vinegar to produce the exact pepper puree you need.

The Malagueta Puree is macerated and ground into a fine puree or sauce with or without seeds. The Malagueta Puree is then loaded into 100l or 200l Barrels for safe transport via Airfreight or Ocean Freight. The Malagueta Puree can be stored for up to 2 years.

Food Safety Defense Plan

Hazard Analysis & Critial Control Points

Manual For Good Manufacturing Practice

Certified KOSHER Peppers

Food Facility Documents & Permits

The Malagueta Peppers  are sent to a sanitized Food Facility for sanitation following a strict safety process. The entire process is performed in strict accordance with Brazilian Food Sanitation Regulations and International Food Safety Standards. A responsible Food Technician is always available and responsible during entire production process.

Packaging and Logistics Process


Exporter of Brazilian Malagueta peppers

Malagueta Peppers in Vinegar or Puree have to be loaded and packaged safely for shipping and non contamination.

  • We export Malagueta products with Durable Non Flex Barrels with 100l or 200l Capacity.
  • All Barrels are washed, disinfected an stored in a contamination free area before use.
  • Barrel is sealed and locked for shipping and never opened until arrival to Buyer.
  • Shipped on Plastic or Fumigated Pallets. Maximum of 4 Barrels per Pallet
  • Can be shipped in 25l Kegs for Smaller Orders

Fast Airfreight Shipping from GRU Airport, Sao Paulo

LCL or FCL Ocean Freight Shipping from Santos, SP

Courier Shipping for Samples and Small Orders

Exporter of Malagueta Peppers

At, our specialty is the exportation of the highest quality Brazilian Peppers. We ensure the Peppers are produced to your specification and needs. is a registered Trading, Import and Exporting Company in Brazil with CNPJ: 11.343.847/0001-95 and located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. We specialize in assisting International Buyers seeking to import products from Brazil at competitive pricing and logistics assistance. Our Team is experienced in finding the right product that fits your needs, provide all exportation registration services in Brazil, Internal Logistical and customs clearance. For US Buyers, we also offer Importation and Delivery services in all 50 States.If you are looking for a product we do not offer, we offer Specialized Sourcing and Procurement Services for all goods produced in Brazil.

Photo Gallery

Bulk Malagueta Pimenta
Malagueta peppers preparing for exportation
Malagueta Peppers ready for exportation
Workers preparing Malagueta peppers
Malagueta being boiled to remove impurities
Malagueta peppers being cleaned
Malagueta Peppers
Bulk Malagueta from Brazil
exporters of pimenta malagueta
Barrels for Pepper Exportation
Preparation of Malagueta Pepper Sauce
Malagueta puree for hot sauce production
Malagueta Pepper in Sauce or Mash

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