Aji Omni-color pepper plant grows 12-18 inches tall, spreads out to about 2 feet. Pods are 2 to 2.5 inches long by 0.5 inch wide; Fruit matures from pale yellow/white to purple splotched to yellow to orange to red; upright pods and excellent flavor. Real beauty in the garden with a unique flower also. Very prolific ornamental from Peru, Hot. C. baccatuum.
Plant 18 to 24 inches apart in rows 3 to 4 feet apart.
Once we receive your order and payment it is processed, usually the same day. You will receive an email confirmation with tracking number when we get your payment and have processed the order. We make trips to the post office 2-3 times per week, sometimes every day. Most US addresses get their package within one week or less, depending on where you live. Overseas shipments can take 2-3 weeks or longer to arrive.
NOTE: All Packages are shipped viva US Postal Service. First Class or Air Mail. We will not replace a lost or damaged package unless you paid for insurance. Nor will we refund any money if your order is confiscated or seized by port or agriculture authorities. Check to see if you are allowed to import Chile products before you order
Huancaína (wan-kay-eena) sauce is typically served over cold sliced potatoes in the famous Peruvian dish Papas a la Huancaína. Made with Aji peppers, it is a versatile sauce that goes with many flavors. Serve it as a dipping sauce for bite-size potatoes or raw vegetables. Adjust spiciness by using fewer or more Aji peppers.
Remove seeds and stems from yellow chile peppers and chop into 1 inch pieces.
Sauté onion, garlic, and chile peppers in the oil until onion is softened, about 3-5 minutes. Remove from heat and let cool.
Place onion/chile mixture in a food processor or blender. Add evaporated milk and blend.
Add cheese and crackers and blend until smooth. Sauce should be fairly thick. Thicken sauce with more crackers or thin sauce with milk if necessary.
Season with salt and pepper to taste.
Serve at room temperature or chilled.
By placing an order for Steve Nearman's chile products (dried peppers, chile powders or any type of seeds) you agree to and are bound by the following terms and conditions.