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Is pequin pepper vegan?

Pequin pepper is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is pequin pepper?

Pequin pepper is a small but fiery chili pepper commonly found in Mexico and the southern United States. With a Scoville heat rating of 30,000 - 60,000 units, it packs quite a punch. Its flavor profile is described as smoky, nutty, and slightly fruity, which makes it a versatile ingredient in many dishes. Pequin peppers are often used to flavor salsas, sauces, and marinades, but can also be added to soups, stews, and even chocolate desserts for a spicy kick. They are typically dried and sold whole, or ground into a fine powder.

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