Category: Aji Rocoto

Aji Rocoto, Peru’s Peachy Peppers

Aji Rocoto Pepper

Rocoto Peppers are one of Peru’s hottest spices. They are a South American red pepper that natively grow on the slopes of the Andes mountain range. Rocotos are members of the Capsicium pubescens family. This means they have some peach fuzz on them. Aji rocoto peppers have thick side walls like the bell pepper and…