The White Moruga Scorpion pepper is the white variant of the original Trinidad Moruga Scorpion. Although the White Trinidad Moruga Scorpion does not have as much heat as the original variety, it does have a delicious tropical fruity flavor with hints of citrus. It is unknown whether this was the result of an intentional cross or is simply a natural mutation. The peppers start off green and ripen to white. lowing. The heat level of the White Trinidad Moruga Scorpion is extreme, as the pepper averages over 1,000,000 Scoville Heat Units.
There are different colored strains of Trinidad Moruga Scorpion peppers, including the Red Trinidad Moruga Scorpion and the Chocolate Trinidad Moruga Scorpion. The Trinidad Moruga Scorpion pepper is related to several other superhot peppers including the Trinidad Scorpion, Trinidad Scorpion Butch T, Red 7 Pot, Yellow 7 Pot, White 7 Pot, Chocolate 7 Pot, 7 Pot Brain Strain, and 7 Pot Douglah.