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Poblano Pepper Substitutes

Poblano Pepper Substitutes

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The substitutes for poblano peppers listed in this article include Bell peppers, Poblano peppers, Serrano peppers, Tabasco pepper, Habañero pepper, Cubanelle pepper, and Cayenne pepper.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 1 min
Cook Time 1 min
Course Substitutes
Cuisine American
Servings 1
Calories 243 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1 Anaheim Pepper 500 to 2,500 SHU
  • 1 Bell Pepper 0 SHU
  • 1 Cubanelle Peppers 500 to 1,000 SHU
  • 1 Ancho Chile Pepper 1,000 to 1,500 SHU
  • 1 Hatch Chile Pepper 1,500 to 2,500 SHU
  • 1 Pasilla Chile Pepper 250 to 2,500 SHU
  • 1 Mulato Chile Pepper 500 to 2,500 SHU
  • 1 Guajillo Chile Pepper 2,500 to 5,000 SHU
  • 1 Jalapeño Pepper 2,500 to 8,000 SHU
  • 1 Chipotle Chile Pepper 2,500 to 8,000 SHU
  • 1 Serrano Pepper 10,000 to 25,000 SHU
  • 1 De Arbol Chile Pepper 15,000 to 30,000 SHU
  • 1 Tabasco Pepper 30,000 to 50,000 SHU
  • 1 Cayenne Peppers 30,000 to 50,000 SHU
  • 1 Habañero Pepper 100,000 to 350,000 SHU

Instructions
 

Best Substitute for Poblano Pepper

  • Anaheim Pepper, 500 to 2,500 SHU

Mild Pepper Substitutes under 2,500 SHU

  • Bell Pepper, 0 SHU
  • Cubanelle Peppers, 500 to 1,000 SHU
  • Ancho Chile Pepper, 1,000 to 1,500 SHU
  • Hatch Chile Pepper, 1,500 to 2,500 SHU
  • Pasilla Chile Pepper, 250 to 2,500 SHU
  • Mulato Chile Pepper, 500 to 2,500 SHU

Medium Hot Pepper Substitutes 2,500 to 10,000 SHU

  • Guajillo Chile Pepper, 2,500 to 5,000 SHU
  • Jalapeño Pepper, 2,500 to 8,000 SHU
  • Chipotle Chile Pepper, 2,500 to 8,000 SHU

Hot Pepper Substitutes 10,000+ SHU

  • Serrano Pepper, 10,000 to 25,000 SHU
  • De Arbol Chile Pepper, 15,000 to 30,000 SHU
  • Tabasco Pepper, 30,000 to 50,000 SHU
  • Cayenne Peppers, 30,000 to 50,000 SHU
  • Habañero Pepper, 100,000 to 350,000 SHU

Notes

Each of these substitutes has a different taste profile that may work better in specific dishes.

Nutrition

Calories: 243kcalCarbohydrates: 53gProtein: 7gFat: 4gSaturated Fat: 0.4gPolyunsaturated Fat: 2gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.2gSodium: 538mgPotassium: 1318mgFiber: 22gSugar: 29gVitamin A: 17897IUVitamin C: 269mgCalcium: 40mgIron: 4mg
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