Are Banana Peppers Spicy? (EXPLAINED)

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Are Banana Peppers Spicy?

Question of the Day: Are banana peppers spicy?

Quick Answer: Banana peppers are far from being spicy. They are one of the mildest peppers you can find.

Banana peppers have a heat rating of 0-500SHU, which places them close to bell peppers and pimientos. In comparison, jalapenos fall at 5,000SHU.