Aji Lemon Yellow Powder
Aji Lemon Yellow Pepper Powder
Sizes: 0.5 Oz. (approximately 30 dehydrated peppers in half an ounce) Due to increase in postage rates price went up to be able to include Shipping.
A surprising spicy citrus flavor
Taste and Aroma: Distinctive, lemony, medium heat and fruity.
Also known as Lemon Drop, Hot Lemon, Ají limon or Kellu Uchu, the ‘Aji Límo’ (pronounced ah-hee lee-mo) is one of the most flavorful of the Andean peppers. The bright yellow, crinkled, cone-shaped fruits are about 1" to 2½” long and 1/2″ wide and mature from green to yellow.
What Culinary Experts Say: “Their flavor and aroma are spectacular: a rounded, sweet lemon flavor, with tinges of the tropics and the smoldering fire of capsaicin.”
Scoville heat units: 15,000 – 30,000
Jalapeño reference point: 2 to 12 times hotter
Uses: Limited only by your culinary imagination
Recommendations: perfect in soups, braises, and stir fries for a bright finish; add the powder toward the end of cooking to preserve the Savor.