- Aleppo pepper
heat=MediumThe Aleppo pepper is a variety of "
Capsicum annuum" named after the town Aleppoin northern Syria. Most Aleppo peppers are grown in Syria.
It has a moderate heat level with some fruitiness and mild,
Aleppo pepper may also refer to a dried, granulated spice made from Aleppo peppers that is also produced in Syria. It is similar to
paprika, but coarser, and is only moderately spicy.
List of capsicum cultivars
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