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KICK Salt - Himalayan Pink Salt & Smoked Ghost Pepper, Certified Organic - 4.5 oz
KICK Salt - Himalayan Pink Salt & Smoked Ghost Pepper, Certified Organic - 4.5 oz


 
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This is a perfectly balanced blend of Himalayan Pink Salt and Organic Smoked Ghost Pepper. Try it on anything that needs to be "KICKED" up a notch.

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Add this perfectly balanced blend to any dish that needs to be kicked up a notch! ;)


Bhut Jolokia! Meet the Ghost Pepper, a deceivingly innocent-looking chili pepper from Northeast India that happens to be one of the hottest chili peppers known to man.

A hybridized blend of the Capsicum chinense (a pepper much like the habanero) and its genetic cousin, the Capsicum frutescens, the name Ghost Pepper means Bhutanese Pepper in Assamese. The origin of the name was accidental - “Bhüt”, which means “Bhutanese” was inadvertently confused with another word, “bhut” which means ghost. There are other names as well, and one worth noting in particular - “Bih Zolokia” which literally means “poison pepper”, referring to the intensity of its heat.

In 2007, ghost peppers were the chili champions, unsurpassed as the hottest peppers in the world with a score of 1,041,427 SHU (about 6 times hotter than the habanero). In the years since, they have been ousted by a few others including the current world champion, the Carolina Reaper.






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