Monday, August 31, 2009
D'allasandro Chili Powder Pasilla Negro #4989448 Now In Stock
At US Foodservice San Francisco Packed 6/18 oz containers per case
The Pasilla (Pa-see-ya) Negro (Capsicum Annuum) is an elongated, flat chile, measuring 6 inches long and 1 1/2 inches wide. The Pasilla's wrinkled body curves into an arc. The color of this pepper is dark purple-black; similar to the color of an Eggplant or a Raisin. This thin fleshed chile has a berry flavor with herbaceous tones. The word Pasilla comes from the word PASA which means little black raisin. Pasilla Negros, combined with the Ancho and Guajillo, form the holy trinity of chiles used to prepare the traditional mole sauces. This is a medium hot chile, on the heat scale this chile is a 3-5.Scoville heat units 1,000-2,000.
The Pasilla Negro (Pa - see - ya) (Nay-grow) (Capsicum AnnuumCap) powder (40 mesh) is made from grinding whole Pasilla Negros, seeds and pod both. Pasilla Powder is 100 pure to provide an authentic flavor. The color is a dark, purplish-black, similar to the color of an eggplant or raisin. This thin fleshed chile has a berry flavor with herbaceous tones. The word Pasilla comes from the word pasa which means little black raisin. Pasilla Negros combined with the Ancho and Guajillo form the Holy Trinity of chiles used to prepare the traditional mole sauces. This is a medium hot chile, 3 to 5 on the heat scale.Scoville units are approx. 1,000-2,000. It has a rich, hot flavor and is somewhat more piquant than the ancho chili and milder than the guajillo chili.
Pasilla Negro Powder gives a bit of heat to sauces, salsa, stews and soups Use in Mexican dishes like Tacos and Enchiladas or just sprinkled over fish or poultry before baking.
Dried Pasilla Negro Chiles.
CHILE POWDERS REQUIRE NO PREPARATION. ADD DIRECTLY TO RECIPES WHEN A BOOST OF FLAVOR AND HEAT ARE DESIRED.