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We Tried The World's Hottest Chili Pepper And It Was The Worst Experience Of Our Lives

Burn, baby, burn.

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A few confident volunteers opted to try the world's hottest pepper, but they quickly realized it might have been a very poor decision.

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You're probably wondering, "What is the hottest pepper?" Well, pepper heat is measured on the Scoville scale in SHU. So, the more the merrier, right? The Carolina Reaper is recognized as being the hottest at 1.5 million SHU.