SJ: Nestle's Minors brand foodservice line of flavor concentrates--roasted garlic, roasted red pepper, Ancho pepper
and chipotle pepper.
The seeds in the pack consist of four basic ingredients, and a fifth that defines the spiciness of the salsa: tomatillo, cilantro, `White Sweet Spanish' onion, `Roma' tomato, and ancho pepper
in the mild kit, or jalapeno pepper in the hot packet.
Hot peppers, like mustards, can be chosen according to the amount of hotness desired in the finished curry, from searing hot (use Thai hot peppers) to mild (use Ancho peppers
Hot cherry peppers and hot ancho peppers
are on fire, with sales growing a whopping 52.6% and 32.3%, respectively, from the year prior, while hot long peppers, hot poblano peppers and hot habanero peppers sales increased 11.1%, 7.8% and 7.2%, respectively, compared to last year.
Warming pepper heat from the ancho peppers
offsets the underlying coffee sweetness.
The skin of ancho peppers
is sometimes bitter, which may be why they're often roasted over coals and placed in a paper bag to steam, for easy skin removal.