New Mexico Hot Chili Powder is a great choice when you need to add mild flavor and good heat. With it's orange color, NM Hot is popular in many chili recipes. While the peppers used for NM Hot are grown in New Mexico and follow the model for authentic New Mexico flavor and aroma, there is not a specific pepper grown in order to produce New Mexico Hot. It can be used in chili, enchilada sauce or any Southwestern soup or stew.
Scoville Heat Units: 2,500-5,000
Ingredients: Ground New Mexico chili peppers (such as Acme).