Fire Up Your Favorite Dishes With Chile Peppers
Southeastern Colorados hot dry summer days, rich soil and pure water provide the perfect environment for growing chile peppers. Pueblo chile pungency ranges between 5,000 and 20,000 Scoville Heat Units and are comparable to moderate jalapeno peppers. Celebrate the chile pepper at the Pueblo Chile & Frijoles Festival, September 21-23, 2018. Look for Colorado chiles at your local grocery store, farmers market or at restaurants across the state.