Diced Jalapeno Chiles
Jalapeno Chiles (Capsicum Annuum) are 1/4 diced pieces of a whole
Jalapeno Pepper. The Jalapeno Pepper is named after the town of
Jalapa in the state of Veracruz in Mexico. This whole Jalapeno is
about 2 to 3 inches long and 1 - 1 1/2 inches wide and bright to
dull green in color, if left on the vine to mature the Jalapeno will
turn red. This is a thick fleshed pepper with a hot green (10 being
the hottest) a Jalapeno would be about a 6.5.Scoville heat units
5,000 to 10,000.
Use diced Jalapeno in enchilada sauces, chili, stews, and salsas.