This is truly an heirloom as the Cayenne is known to be Pre-Columbian in origin. It is said to be named after the Cayenne River in French Guyana.
A hot, zesty and pungent organic pepper that is 6″ long, but only a 1/2″ wide. Don’t let the size fool you, these kids pack a punch that will put a zing in any dish. Have you heard the song “come on baby light my fire”? Well, they just might have been talking about this Cayenne Pepper because it will surely light your mouth a fire. Use them to make a sauce. Dry them and ground them as a peppering spice.