Smoked Serrano Chile Peppers
Also Known As: Smoked Serrano Peppers or Chico Chile Peppers
Ingredients: Dried Serrano Chiles
Taste and Aroma: Smokey, fruity and crisp flavor with moderate heat that lingers.
Uses: As a staple in traditional Mexican dishes, Smoked Serrano Chile Peppers can be used for sauces, chilis, salsas and marinades. Smoked Serrano Chile Peppers can be rehydrated by placing them in hot tap water for 10 minutes.
Substitutes: Guajillo Chile Peppers, Cascabel Chile Peppers, Chipotle Brown Chile Peppers, Chipotle Morita Chile Peppers, Pasilla Chile Powder, Ancho Chile Peppers
Fun Fact: While Serrano and Jalapeno Peppers may look very similar, Serrano Peppers are actually 5 times hotter than Jalapenos!