• Product of
    Mexico/ Peru

Ancho Chillies

Product Code: 20ACH

Availability: In stock

Size Price Price/kg Points Qty
£5.57 £5.57
£38.97 £38.97
£436.48 £436.48

All goods are subject to availability.


Product: Ancho Chillies

Latin Name: Capsicum frutescens

Plant Family: Solanaceae

Description: Our Ancho chillies come from Mexico and are pre-cut to 3-6mm for use. Ancho chillies are deep reddish brown to black in colour and they have a mildly fruity flavour with a hint of plum and raisins, with a subtle earthy twist. They have a medium heat and register on the Scoville scale at between 3, 000-8, 000 Scoville Heat Units (SHU).

For ingredient and allergen information, please see the product specification, available to download from the technical tab


This medium chilli is used to flavour enchiladas, tamales, salsas, mole sauce and soups. The chillies can be ground and added to curries, chilli-con-carne and a whole variety of spicy dishes. You can use chilli to liven up just about any savoury dish, it can even be added to sweet dishes to add an interesting taste sensation, try adding a pinch or two to chocolate in all its forms, hot chocolate, icing, sauce and pudding. Add a light dusting of chilli powder and cumin to potato wedges or roasted vegetables for a spicy twist. A little chilli can also enhance the flavour of egg and cheese dishes.

Shelf Life

Shelf life of two years provided that goods are stored in an airtight container in ambient conditions.

Technical Information

Product Specification

Download full product specifications.

Allergen Statement

JustIngredients Limited supplies a range of products that are internationally sourced from approved suppliers. Information is gathered from all suppliers to enhance knowledge of the product and supplier handling procedures.

The following products which are or contain allergens may be handled by approved suppliers on behalf of JustIngredients Limited; Cereals containing gluten (wheat, rye, barley, oats, spelt, kamut and their hybrid strains), Peanuts, Soybeans, Nuts, Celery, Mustard, Milk and dairy products, Sesame seeds, Products containing sulphur dioxide and sulphites at concentrations of more than 10mg/kg or 10mg/litre expressed as sulphur dioxide.

Handling procedures are in place to reduce the likelihood of allergens being present, however no guarantees are given that our ingredients are totally free of traces in the products supplied. If in doubt, please email technical@justingredients.co.uk.

Delivery Information

Please note that bulk and non-bulk items will be delivered separately.

Bulk = items over 1kg in weight

Non Bulk = items 1kg or below in weight

Ordered before 1pm Monday - Friday?

We endeavour to dispatch non-bulk items on the same day as receipt of your order (when placed before 1pm). During evenings or weekends, please allow 1-2 days for your order to be dispatched.

For bulk items, we endeavour to dispatch items within 2 workings days.

Need bulk items urgently? Please contact our sales department before placing your order on sales@justingredients.co.uk

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