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Providing Commercial Buyers with the Best Price, Largest Variety & Highest Quality in Bulk Chile

Buy Whole Dried Chile Pods

Whole dried chile pods give you the most versatility of any chile products. The Chile Guy carries specialty chiles from around the world, carefully selected, dehydrated and packed for your commercial application.

Chile Pod Varieties and Quantities

The Chile Guy carries chiles that deliver the color, flavor and heat you expect. All our whole dried chile pods meet the high standards for FDA approval and Kosher certification.

Our selection includes:

 

Aji-Amarillo

Aji-amarillo chiles are the most common Aji pepper in Peru and provide a tropical, fruity flavor with a medium heat.

“Amarillo” means “yellow” in Spanish, and these peppers are true to their name, turning dishes a beautiful shade of yellow as they spice it up.

Aji peppers can be roasted or baked at a low heat to bring out their oils for peak flavor and color. They may also be rehydrated for use in sauces or salsas.

Scoville Heat Scale: 7,000-9,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $12.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $49.95 Add to cart
10 lb. $92.50 Add to cart

Ancho

The ancho chile is the most widely utilized Mexican chile, frequently incorporated in enchilada sauces, salsas and molés. This popular chile provides a mild to medium kick in any recipe, but its sweet flavor helps taper the heat and prevent your mouth from being set ablaze.

Scoville Heat Scale: 1,500-3,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $7.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $36.25 Add to cart
10 lb. $62.50 Add to cart
Also available in stemless

Cascabel

Cascabel chiles look like jingle bells and are known as “cow bells” because of their seeds’ distinct ring after drying. They have a nutty, woody taste and are commonly used in fine Mexican cuisine.

Scoville Heat Scale: 1,500-2,500

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $10.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $44.75 Add to cart
10 lb. $39.50 Add to cart

De-Arbol

Chile de arbol, also known as “bird’s beak” chile, is one of the most widely grown and used chiles in the world. Native to Mexico, de-arbol has a smoky, earthy taste and provides a significant kick like its cayenne pepper cousin. De-arbol is often used in Mexican and Cajun cuisines.

Scoville Heat Scale: 15,000-30,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $3.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $16.25 Add to cart
10 lb. $29.50 Add to cart
Also available in stemless

Ghost

From one of the world’s hottest peppers, ghost chile is only needed in small amounts to add significant fire to your dishes.

Scoville Heat Scale: >1 million

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $49.95 Add to cart

Guajillo

The guajillo chile has a similar flavor and heat profile as New Mexico chiles, but it has deeper, sweeter and fruity undertones, making it an essential element in Mexican dishes and any fusion experiment.

Scoville Heat Scale: 2,500-5,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. stemless $8.95 Add to cart
5 lb. stemless $39.75 Add to cart
10 lb. stemless $69.50 Add to cart

Habanero

Although it has lost its title as the hottest chile, habaneros are still the hottest commercially available chile. The habanero chile has a distinctive flavor profile, opening with floral-fruity notes and ending with a powerful heat. Our habanero chiles are sourced from the Yucatan Peninsula, selected for their heat, flavor and relative cost.

Scoville Heat Scale: 150,000-300,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $18.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $89.75 Add to cart
10 lb. $159.50 Add to cart

Japones

Japones chiles have a distinct small, slender shape and red color, but its heat is one of its most notable qualities. Japones are most commonly used in Asian cuisine, including stir fry, peanut sauce and Thai curry.

Scoville Heat Scale: 20,000-30,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $3.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $16.25 Add to cart
10 lb. $29.50 Add to cart

Meco (chipotle)

Chipotle meco is a rare smoked jalapeño with a distinct brown (meco/café) color and a strong smoky aroma when cooked. Chipotle meco has a unique flavor that cannot be substituted. It is ideal to moderately spice up salsas and soups.

Scoville Heat Scale: 2,500-3,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $9.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $41.25 Add to cart
10 lb. $82.50 Add to cart

Morita (chipotle)

Chipotle morita is a smaller jalapeño with a purple hue and smoky flavor. This chile, knowns as “little blackberry,” packs plenty of flavor and medium heat.

Scoville Heat Scale: 3,000-10,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. stemless $6.95 Add to cart
5 lb. stemless $29.75 Add to cart
10 lb. stemless $49.50 Add to cart

Mulato

The mulato chile has a sweet, mild chocolate flavor with a medium heat that will not overwhelm the main ingredients of your dish. Mulato chile is an excellent choice for molés, sauces, soups and stews as well as chicken, lamb and beef dishes.

Scoville Heat Scale: 2,500-3,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $7.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $36.75 Add to cart
10 lb. $69.50 Add to cart

Negro Pasilla

Sometimes referred to as “little raisin” because of its wrinkled black skin, the pasilla or negro pasilla chile adds mild to moderate heat and an complex color to your favorite recipes.

Scoville Heat Scale: 1,000-1,500

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. stemless $8.95 Add to cart
5 lb. stemless $41.75 Add to cart
10 lb. stemless $79.50 Add to cart
Also available in stemless

New Mexico Red

Authentic New Mexico Hatch chiles add a quick heat and unique Southwestern flavor to all your favorite dishes. Red chiles are ideal for a variety of soups, stews, sauces, rubs and other long-simmering recipes.

Scoville Heat Scale: 500-1,000 (mild)

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. stemless $6.95 Add to cart
5 lb. stemless $29.75 Add to cart
10 lb. stemless $49.50 Add to cart

Pasilla de Oaxaca

The pasilla de Oaxaca is a lesser-known chile slowly gaining popularity in the US. It has a deep smoky flavor reminiscent of chipotle but with less heat and undertones of bacon or ham. Pasilla de Oaxaca chiles are essential for molé negro and many bean dishes.

Scoville Heat Scale: 1,000-4,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. stemless $24.95 Add to cart
5 lb. stemless $124.75 Add to cart

Pequin

The pequin chile begins as a green chile that changes to bright red or red-orange as it matures. The color further darkens to a brownish red when dried. This ovate chile measures only ½” to ¾” long yet packs a punch. Pequin chiles have a smoky, nutty flavor to complement their heat, making it a popular choice among chefs for an extra kick for salsas, soups, vinegars, beans and molés.

Scoville Heat Scale: 30,000-40,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $19.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $94.75 Add to cart
10 lb. $179.50 Add to cart

Puya (Pulla)

Traditionally grown in the Central Valley region of Mexico, the Puya chile shares a flavor and heat profile with the Guajillo and de Arbol chiles but with fruity notes and hints of licorice.

Scoville Heat Scale: 5,000-8,000

Quantity

Price

 
1 lb. $6.95 Add to cart
5 lb. $29.75 Add to cart
10 lb. $49.50 Add to cart

Your Bulk Chile Supplier

The Chile Guy provides the quality chiles restaurants, restaurant supply, grocers and more need…and in quantities that make them even more affordable. If you do not see the variety of whole dried chile pods you want in the quantity you need, please call us at 800-869-9218 or email us for bulk orders and shipping estimates for orders exceeding 100 lbs.

 

Call 800-869-9218 to order
your whole dried chile pods today!

 


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