The Trinidad Butch-T Scorpion is derived from the Trinidad moruga scorpion named after its creator Butch Taylor of Zydeco Farms in Woodville/Crosby, Mississippi. It was once the hottest pepper in the world, only to be bumped off by the Carolina Reaper but this pepper is still on the charts. Could be number 3 or 4…at this level of heat, who is counting?
Did You Know? Capsaicin has been associated with many cures that include lowering blood pressure, reducing cholesterol and warding off strokes and heart attacks, speeding up metabolism, treating colds and fevers, preventing cancer and pain control.
1 out of every 4 people on the planet eat chilies every day.