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Piquillo Peppers Organic

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Piquillo peppers are a small tangy pepper, native to the rural village of Lodosa in Navarra. Often referred to as the red gold of Lodosa. Picked whole and fire-roasted, hand-peeled and packed in their own juices.  Brought to Spain by Christopher Columbus, once planted in Spain, developed their own characteristics and turned into a native Spanish variety.

  • Origin:  Spain
  • Pepper Varietal: Chili capsicum annuum
  • Flavor profile: intense red color, sweet and tangy, soft to the palate with a smoky after taste
  • Recommended use: excellent stuffing pepper for savory meats, fish and cheeses. Also chop or slice for sandwiches and salads, or simply use sliced as a simple tapas with a little salt and pepper pureeing with olive oil and spices for a quick dip or sauce. 
  • Ingredients: Whole Piquillo Peppers
  • Size: 300 gr (0.66 lbs) net dry weight