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$11.95 - $11.95
Current price $11.95
Size: 45 g / 1.58 oz

The South China Seas Pasilla Pepper is a long, thin chili pepper that is dark brown in colour . It has a rich, smoky flavour and is perfect for adding heat and depth to your dishes. Try using it in sauces, stews, or chili. This pepper is also great for stuffing.

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The Pasilla Pepper offers a unique flavor that complements an array of dishes. Known for its role in Mexican cuisine, it adds complexity to salsas, sauces, and moles. Its smoky, raisin-like taste pairs wonderfully with beef, chicken, and seafood, enhancing both the aroma and taste of your favorite recipes.

Experiment by infusing it into soups, stews, and marinades to unlock a symphony of flavors. Whether you're a culinary enthusiast or an amateur cook, this spice is a must-have for exploring new dimensions of taste in your kitchen.


Our Pasilla Pepper spice consists solely of dried pasilla peppers, carefully selected and ground to maintain the pepper's authentic essence. This pure ingredient blend encapsulates the rich heritage and distinctive profile of the chilaca pepper. Infuse your dishes with the essence of tradition by incorporating this spice, which adds a touch of sophistication to every culinary creation.

About South China Seas

About South China Seas

Since 1994, South China Seas has spent over 30 years sourcing the most intense and flavourful spices from around the world. We grind, blend and package our spices in Vancouver, Canada. Our ever-growing collection of spices, herbs and blends represents our passion for global flavours & exploring international cultures through food. 

Customer Reviews

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"The definitive location for all of your exotic cuisine needs, the South China Seas Trading Company does an excellent job of stocking unique items from all over Asia, Latin America, India and the Caribbean."

"Excellent spot to find otherwise obscure ingredients. I found long peppercorns after a year of searching and real wasabi!"

"I've been shopping at South China Seas for over 20 years and I'm always happy with the selection of products . . . I can always find the sauces and ingredients that I need for my favourite Chinese, Japanese, Indian, and Latin American recipes."