Urfa Biber Chile Flakes
Urfa Biber Chiles orignate from the Urfa region outheast Turkey which is typically referred to as Urfa in his region. The word “Biber” translates to "pepper" in Turkish. The flavor profile of the Urfa Chile is well rounded and complex with a smoky earthy edge and undertones of coffee, chocolate, tobacco and raisins. Considered a medium heat chile this comes in at 6,000-8,000 on the Scoville scale. Traditionally, Urfa Biber chiles play a starring role in kebobs and savory dishes such as roasted vegetables, braised meats and hearty stews. As its popularity has grown, Urfa Biber can be found in fruit dishes and sweet desserts such especially brownies, gingerbread and ice cream. It is wonderful sprinkled on pizza or added to pasta salads. Urfa Bibers rich and fruity flavors pair well with classic baking spices, chocolate, tomato, basil, and oregano.