Buy Chilli (Mirasol)
Milled and blended in Hong Kong.
Mirasol chillies are a true natural marvel! They may be chillies but they smell like fruity gooseberries or cherries. They'resweet, full bodied and very mild in heat, soyou could even munch on them directly like a fresh fruit! These chillies are our absolute favourite for adding nuance and aroma to a dish.You may or may not know it, but all the world's chillies can be traced back to Central America, and as such, these chillies can be thought of as the original chillies!
Chilli (Mirasol) Cooking Notes
Cuisine: Mexican, European, American, Peruvian
Food Pairings: Chicken, Fish, Potatoes, Salsas and Mexican mole sauces.
Flavour / Tastes Like: Fruity, Berry
Serving size: 0.5 gram after powdering, or 1/2 pod if whole
Directions for use: Grind into a powder and use for adding new depth of flavour to salsas, sweet sauces, potatoes, fish or chicken. Cook whole to add a sweet mild pepper flavour to curries and broths.
Chilli (Mirasol) Technical Notes
Quality*: Grade A, Sun Dried, HPS
Appearance: 1 pod is approximately 5-8 grams.
Also known as: Capsicum baccatum, AJI MIRASOL, MIRASOL CHILLI, MIRASOL CHILI, MIRASOL CHILE, MIRASOL PEPPER, 秘魯米拉索爾辣椒
*INDUSTRY SPECIFIC TERMINOLOGY.
Please note that our ingredients are 100% natural and processed using traditional methods. As a result there may be some visible imperfections. Our spices will have variations in size and colour due to factors such as the amount of sunlight they received when growing, or the amount of rainfall in a particular season. These differences in appearance are entirely normal, and are the result of not treating them with any chemicals, reducing unnecessary hand selection, and minimizing waste.
Good quality, arrived in great condition