Smokin' Ed's Carolina Reaper is the world's hottest chile, certified by Guinness Book of records, averaging 1,569,300 heat units on the Scoville Scale. It is beautiful bright red with a rough surface and a long stinger. Flavor has been described as sweet, fruity, with a hint of cinnamon with chocolate undertones. Uses include hot sauces, salsas, and cooking. Wayland Chiles is a licensed distributor of Smokin' Ed's Carolina Reaper.