Habanero Pepper

De Habanero peper is een stevige peper in de mooie frisse kleuren rood, geel, bruin en oranje

The Habanero pepper is a firm chilli pepper available in the beautiful fresh colours red, yellow, brown and orange. Habanero peppers from Eminent are grown from the unique variety of Eminent Seeds. Eminent Seeds has further developed and improved this chilli pepper in-house. What’s typical about this Habanero pepper variety is a longer shelf life.

available in the colours red and green.

he pungency of a chilli pepper is always measured on the Scoville scale, developed by Wilbur Scoville in 1912. With a Scoville value of 100,000 to 350,000, this spicy chili pepper is one of the hottest peppers in the world. Did you know that after eating a (hot) chilli pepper, you can cool your mouth with yoghurt or milk?

There are two well-known large pepper families in the world, the Capsicum Annuum and the Capsicum Chinense. The Capsicum Chinense originates from Mexico, Suriname and the Caribbean Islands and is naturally much hotter. The best-known chilli pepper from this family is the Habanero pepper, but also the Madame Jeanet, Trinidad Scorpion and the hottest chili pepper in the world, the Carolina Reaper.

The Habanero pepper has a length of 5 to 7 cm, a diameter of 3 to 8 cm and an average fruit weight of between 12 and 18 grams.


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Habanero peppers are available all year round, known from week 1 up to and including week 52. The main production countries for Habanero peppers are the Netherlands and Spain. View our webshop for the current country of origin.

Storage Advice

Habanero peppers last longer if you store them the right way. What is our storage advice? It is best to keep Habanero peppers in the fridge's vegetable drawer at a temperature between 8°C and 10°C.

Nutritional Value

Per 100g
 Energy (kcal)
35 kcal
6 g
1 g
1,5 g
0,6 g
 Vitamin C
128 mg

Where can I buy Habanero peppers?

Habanero peppers from Eminent can be ordered from the Eminent Food webshop. This webshop has been specially developed for all vegetable exporters, wholesalers and vegetable specialty stores in the Netherlands.


Habanero peppers are available in various packaging. Individually in a 2 kg box, and packed in a plastic tray with lid, packaged in 8x80 grams packaging. All packaged peppers contain an information card with fun tips, facts and trivia about our chili peppers.

Serving Suggestions

The Habanero pepper is most suitable for using in curries or casseroles. Do you fancy making a spicy stir-fry meal? Add a Habanero pepper.