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    Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Saw this movie this morning.

    Hilarious.

    Watch for the guest appearance at the end.

    Viddler.com - Bro Eats Hottest Chili in the World - Uploaded by thechive



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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Quote Originally Posted by pyrocyz View Post
    Saw this movie this morning.

    Hilarious.

    Watch for the guest appearance at the end.

    Viddler.com - Bro Eats Hottest Chili in the World - Uploaded by thechive
    That really came out of left field.


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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    The Ghost Pepper is no longer the hottest pepper in the world. It held that distinction in 2007, but is now #5 on the list, which is absolutely crazy that the hottest in the world is 3x hotter.

    The Hottest Pepper in the World



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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Quote Originally Posted by HawkFanISUalum View Post
    The Ghost Pepper is no longer the hottest pepper in the world. It held that distinction in 2007, but is now #5 on the list, which is absolutely crazy that the hottest in the world is 3x hotter.

    The Hottest Pepper in the World
    So how do they actually measure this?

    And when do peppers start killing people who eat them?



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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    So how do they actually measure this?

    And when do peppers start killing people who eat them?
    Scoville units are the measuring stick.


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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    I know that Scoville units are the measurement, but what exactly is a Scoville unit and how they they find out how many a certain pepper has.......que let me google that for you.



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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    Scoville units are the measuring stick.
    For now, soon it will be changed to deaths per year.


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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    It is how much water you can dilute it with and still taste the heat.



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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    I know that Scoville units are the measurement, but what exactly is a Scoville unit and how they they find out how many a certain pepper has.......que let me google that for you.
    Just because you asked...

    or

    Tabasco's example



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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    I know that Scoville units are the measurement, but what exactly is a Scoville unit and how they they find out how many a certain pepper has.......que let me google that for you.

    Scoville units are just a way to put heat into specific units (like speed into mph). I worked in a lab where one of the tests we performed was scoville units. Basically we did simple extraction and ran the individual samples on a high pressure liquid chromatography and compared the graphs to a known control, which was cayenne pepper. It's fairly simple.


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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    I thought this was the hottest pepper



    The Guatemalan Insanity Pepper. The merciless peppers of Quetzlzacatenango! Grown deep in the jungle primeval by the inmates of a Guatemalan insane asylum.


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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Last time I checked the Ghost Chili was still the hottest naturally growing pepper and that the other two ahead of it were actually ones that didn't occur naturally and were basically created in a lab.


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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Quote Originally Posted by ketchupnmustard View Post
    I thought this was the hottest pepper



    The Guatemalan Insanity Pepper. The merciless peppers of Quetzlzacatenango! Grown deep in the jungle primeval by the inmates of a Guatemalan insane asylum.

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    Re: Ghost Chilli Pepper

    Does it really matter if it is the "world's hottest" its still fluffin' Hot.


    That movie is pure gold.



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