Jalapeno powder is the ground, dried fruit of the jalapeno variety of pepper plant from the genus capsicum, a member of the nightshade family. It has a spicy hot smokey flavor and aroma and is extremely popular in Mexican cuisine. It works well in barbecue sauces, meats and roasted vegetables. Really it can be used anywhere a smoky heat is desired. Jalapeno has a score of 4 or 5 on heat scale of 1 to 10.
Soville heat units in 1000s: 2.5-5
1-4 lbs: basic rate
5 lbs: save .75 per pound
10 lbs or more: save $1.50 per pound
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