News — scovie awards

Jan 22

Who is Wilbur Scoville, you may ask. He was born 151 years ago on January 22, 1865. Mr. Scoville is the inventor of the Scoville scale.  This is also known as the Scovie Scale. The Scoville scale is an objective way to calculate how hot chili peppers really are. Chili peppers are then ranked by Scoville Heat Units (SHU). The scale ranges from zero, a green pepper, to 2,200,000 SHU’s. The hottest pepper on the scale is a Carolina Reaper pepper. While I’ve never tried a Carolina Reaper pepper, with a ranking of around 2,000,000 on the Scovie scale it makes me not...

Oct 11
Traverse Bay Farms just won three additional national awards at the Scovie Awards.
Oct 23
Traverse Bay Farms Sweeps 2011 Scovie Awards – Wins Seven Top Awards
Oct 19
Traverse Bay Farms Sweeps Scovie Awards....