Aji Limon [ah-hee] “Lemon Drop”
Species: Capsicum baccatum
Scoville Heat Units: 40,000 – 60,000 SHU
Heat Category: Medium
Flavour: A fresh citrus flavour and a decent heat.
Background: Known in Peru as “Kellu Uchu” this is the most common Peruvian ajis peppers – cultivated for over 7,000 years, thier distinct flavour is still popular today.