The 7 Pot Primo is one of the hottest peppers in the world. Many people find the 7 Pot Primo and Carolina Reaper to be similar, although there are a few differences between the two peppers. The 7 Pot Primo’s heat level is extremely hot and it has a sweet, fruity flavor. The pepper, which was developed by Troy Primeaux in Louisiana, has thin wrinkly skin with small bumps on the outside. 7 Pot peppers fall under the super hot category because of their very spicy heat level. The 7 Pot Primo is slightly hotter than the Red 7 Pot, making it one of the hottest peppers in the world, but not quite as hot as the Carolina Reaper or Trinidad Moruga Scorpion on the Scoville Heat Scale. The 7 Pot Primo averages about 1,200,000 to 1,900,000 Scoville Heat Units (SHU).
There are several different colored strains of 7 Pot peppers, including the Red 7 Pot, Yellow 7 Pot, White 7 Pot, Chocolate 7 Pot, 7 Pot Brain Strain, and 7 Pot Douglah. The 7 Pot pepper is related to the Trinidad Scorpion pepper, one of the hottest peppers in the world.