FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

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In this area we will try to cover the questions we get asked the most, if you have a question you would liked answered about chilli, Hot Sauces etc, please email us at info@chilefoundry.co.uk and include in the subject ‘FAQ’ we will do our best to answer it as quickly as we can.

FAQ – Hottest Sauce Eaten By Darth Naga

The Hottest Sauce Darth Naga has eaten is 15 Minute Burn from The Chilli Pepper Company - Well you did ask! 

FAQ – What is the Worlds Hottest Chilli

[caption id="attachment_10629" align="alignleft" width="136" caption="Trinidad Scorpion “Butch T” – 1,463,700 SHU ..."]Trinidad Scorpion “Butch T” - 1,463,700 SHU[/caption] Over the past few years we have seen the recognised record holder changed a few times. For many years it was the Red Savina Habanero (USA) at around 577,000 Scoville Heat Units (SHU), then came the Naga Jolokia Chilli (India) at 1,050,000 (SHU), this a big surprise from the UK came the Infinity Chilli at 1,176,182 SHU and then the Naga Viper at 1,349,000 SHU. But passing all of them has been the Trinidad Scorpion Butch T at 1,463,700 SHU. You can read our list of scoville rating here