The Salemme pepper is not just any pepper, Its origins, can be traced at least as far back as the Salemme farm in Orange.Connecticut. It has been passed down from generation to generation.
Salemme Pepper - an heirloom chili pepper with attitude. It has a beautiful orange-red, fiery color and intense, make-your-nose-itchy smell. Its sizzling powers â€”an intense blistering heat. The Salemme pepper rates at 116,000 on the Scoville scale and 8 out of 1-10 in heat scale. it is hot. Really hot! So we use it sparingly.