A shaker of Red Pepper Flakes often includes all parts of the pepper - the outer skins, the veins (the hottest part of any chile) and of course the seeds.
History of Red Pepper FlakesIf you’ve ever visited northern Italy, you most likely have never came across Red Pepper Flakes making their way onto slices of pizza, and you’ll find them added into the sauce either.
What Do Red Pepper Flakes Taste LikeOur Red Pepper Flakes will add some sharp, biting flavor.
How hot are red pepper flakes?
The heat varies depending on the supplier you get your red pepper flakes from. We consider our Red Pepper Flakes to be a hot chile with their heat level tipping the scales at 30,000-35,000 SHU (Scoville Heat Units).