Flavor Spotlight : Carolina Reaper

May 7, 2024
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From grocery stores to upscale dining, heat is everywhere. One of the world’s hottest peppers, the Carolina Reaper has a Scoville Heat Unit over 1 million! The Carolina Reaper delivers frighteningly bold levels of heat with a surprising sweetness. Appearing in product launches and on menus, the Carolina Reaper is HOT for flavor innovation! Let’s see where you can find inspiration for your brand.

  • +29k posts of #carolinareaper on TikTok as of April 2024.
  • Carolina Reaper has grown +167% on US menus between ‘19-’23 and has a very strong 4-year prognosis.


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