Hungarian Sweet Paprika

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Choose your size: Refill Bag for Spice Jar

SKU 100000023259

What is Hungarian Sweet Paprika?

Immerse yourself in the rich flavors of Hungary with our premium Hungarian Sweet Paprika. This vibrant red spice is made from grinding sun or air dried sweet peppers, resulting in a deep, earthy flavor profile. It boasts a delightful balance of slightly sweet and mild with little to no heat. The aroma is captivating, with notes of sun-drenched peppers and warm spices.

While smoked paprika (such as Spanish smoked paprika, also known as pimentón) is popular in certain cuisines for its unique smoky flavor, Hungarian paprika is prized for its pure taste that enhances a wide variety of dishes without overpowering them with smoke. 

Spice Jar and Refill Bag NET WT 2 oz. (57g)
Spice Lovers Size NET WT 8 oz. (226g)

Ingredients: Paprika

Suggested Uses:

  • Sprinkle Hungarian Sweet Paprika on roasted potatoes or vegetables for a pop of color and a flavorful kick.
  • Add a pinch of Hungarian Sweet Paprika to your soups, stews, and sauces for a touch of Hungarian flair.
  • Use it as a seasoning for grilled meats, such as chicken or pork, to infuse them with a distinctively Hungarian taste.
  • Elevate your deviled eggs or potato salads by dusting them with Hungarian Sweet Paprika.
  • Incorporate it into your homemade spice blends or rubs for a delightful twist.

 Useful Facts:

  • Hungarian Sweet Paprika is known for its vibrant red color, which is a result of using ripe, sweet peppers in the grinding process.
  • It is a staple in Hungarian cuisine, adding depth and flavor to traditional dishes like goulash and paprikash.
  • Our Hungarian Sweet Paprika is sourced from premium peppers and carefully ground to preserve its authentic taste and aroma.
  • Hungarian paprika is typically not smoked because it's made from specific varieties of peppers that are known for their rich flavor and vibrant color, and smoking could alter these characteristics. Hungarian paprika is made from peppers that are typically sun-dried or air-dried before being ground into a fine powder. This drying process helps concentrate the flavors of the peppers while preserving their natural sweetness and complexity.
  • Additionally, the traditional Hungarian paprika-making process focuses on capturing the essence of the peppers' natural flavors rather than introducing smoky notes. This allows Hungarian paprika to maintain its distinct taste profile, which ranges from sweet and mild to hot and spicy, depending on the type of pepper used and the processing method.



Customer Reviews

Based on 4 reviews
The Real Deal

Always looking for high quality paprika - we are of Hungarian descent!

Maurice D.
Hungarian Paprika

The Hungarian and California Red Paprika are the best you can buy anywhere. Incredible perfume, intensity, and depth, and fresh. When you put your nose to the bag, all you can say is WOW! Impeccable service. Keep up the good work.

Julie H.
Hungarian Paprika

Beautiful color, great aroma

Emily B
Eat this on everything

I'm on my second jar of this paprika. It's delicious and works well in just about any savory dish!