Jalapeño

De Jalapeno peper van Eminent is een lichte pittige peper, die veel wordt gebruikt in de Mexicaanse keuken

The Jalapeño pepper is a medium chilli pepper, which is widely used in Mexican cuisine. It owes its name to the Mexican city of Xalapa (Jalapa). The Jalapeño is a sturdy and shiny chilli pepper and is available in the colours red and green. This Mexican chilli pepper is often used in Mexican dishes, tortillas and wraps and is regularly used as a topping on pizzas.

The Jalapeño pepper has a Scoville value of 2,500 to 8,000, placing it in between the mild and hot peppers. This chilli pepper is ideal for pizzas and for nachos, tacos or salsa sauces.

Availability

Land Jan Feb Mrt Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Okt Nov Dec
Beschikbaarheid Tomberry tomaten met land van herkomst Nederland No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Beschikbaarheid Tomberry tomaten met land van herkomst Spanje Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No No Yes Yes
Beschikbaarheid Tomberry tomaten met land van herkomst Spanje Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No No Yes Yes

The Jalapeño peppers are grown all year round by our own growers. The peppers grown in the Netherlands are available between week 16 and 48, which means from April until the beginning of December. The peppers grown in Belgium and Spain are available between week 48 and 20, from about mid November to May.


Storage Advice

Onze bewaartips is om deze typisch Mexicaanse peper buiten de koelkast te bewaren     Bewaar de Jalapeno peper op een temperatuur boven 12
Jalapeño peppers last longer if you store them the right way. What is our storage advice? It is best to keep this typical Mexican pepper outside the fridge at a temperature above 12.

Nutritional Value


 
Per 100g
 Energy (kcal)
28 kcal
 Carbohydrates
5,9 g
 Fat
0,6 g
 Protein
1,3 g
 Fibre
2,8 g
 Vitamin C
118 mg
 
 
 
 


Where can I buy the Jalapeño pepper?

The typical Mexican peppers from Eminent are available in the Eminent Food webshop. This webshop has been specially developed for all vegetable exporters, wholesalers and vegetable specialty stores in the Netherlands.


Packaging

The green and red Jalapeños from the Mexican kitchen are available in different packaging: 8 x 50 grams and 8 x 100 grams in plastic tray and individually in a 1kg or 2 kg box. All packaged peppers contain an information card with fun tips, facts and trivia about our chilli peppers.


Serving Suggestions

This Mexican chilli pepper is often used in Mexican dishes, tortillas and wraps, but is also regularly used as a topping on pizzas.