Banana Wax Chiles.... What?
Also known as a Hungarian Wax Chile, fairly narrow, long and tapering, this creamy-yellow to yellow-green waxy translucent chile measures about three to six inches long. A warm to hot chile, its flavor is somewhat fruity and sweet.
Add its warm heat and flavor to salsas, sauces, stews, soups, salads and sandwiches. This crisp pretty pepper is perfect for pickling or stuffing. Add mild zest to savory dishes, meat and poultry entrees, dips, relishes, ceviches, appetizers, chutneys and sautéed vegetables.
· Popular in European cuisine, most popular in the Southeast
· Heat level is somewhat medium to mild