Our Chilli Farm

The Chilli Experience run a Chilli Farm in Central Portugal and grow a large variety of chillies from the mild to the wild! 

Our farm is set in 3 acres of agricultural land that grows as a wild meadow throughout the spring and summer and attracts a wide variety of insect life which helps with pollinating our plants and also controlling outbreaks of aphids. 

We grow our plants as naturally as possible using water collected in our well and without using pesticides or insecticides.

In April, May and June we have a selection of chilli plants available for sale and in fruiting season we are able to offer fresh chillies that are picked on the same day.

Our 2020 grow list includes the following varieties:

Extremely Hot Very Hot Hot Mild/Medium
Carolina Reaper Red Fatalii White Orozco Jalapeno
Carolina Reaper Chocolate Habanero Chocolate Aji Crystal Fish Pepper
Trinidad Moruga Scorpion Red Habanero Mustard Aji Amarillo Padron
Trinidad Moruga Scorpion Caramel Scotch Bonnet Naga Jolokia PC1  
Trinidad Moruga Scorpion Yellow Rocoto Aji Lemon Drop  
XVILL Devils Tongue Yellow Ring of Fire  
 7 Pot Gigantic Congo SR   Serenade  
 Naga Viper   Aji Cito  
    Monkey Face Yellow  
    Aji Charapita  
    Aji Verde   

 Start of the chilli growing season!


The plants adapt really well to the Portuguese sunshine!


Chilli pods ripening up in the sunshine!


Cropping time!