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Red Pepper Powder - Espelette - France


The Espelette Pepper is a delicacy of the Basque region of France. It is a wonderful smoky red chili pepper with a mild pop of heat similar to hot paprika.

Dried Espelette Pepper Powders are a useful and convenient ingredient that works well in dry rubs, marinades, soups, and more. Flavor rice dishes, and add heat to goat cheese and tomato appetizers.

This red pepper, Espelette chili powder from the Basque country received AOC (appellation d’origine contrôlée) status in 1999, acknowledging that it was of the highest quality with a distinctive taste produceable only in the Basque region, thanks to characteristics relating to growing conditions, weather, and soil content. The AOC is similar to the terroir noted among fine wines and chocolates.

Accoceberry is a small family firm located in the heart of Basque Country. Founded in 1959, Accoceberry specializes in Espelette Pepper products. Look to them for high quality dried Espelette powder spices, spice blends, jellies, and jams.

Ingredients: Espelette pepper flakes 100%
Availability: Usually ships within 3 business days. Product is non-perishable and can ship via Ground service.