Real Cape Verde
More Than Just Tourist Information
A small tapered chilli of around 5cm in length with a range of between 60,000 and 100,000 units on the Scoville scale. That’s slightly less than the Habanero or Scotch Bonnet.
What we normally do is take a couple of hundred Euro as a cash reserve and withdraw 20,000CVE from ATMs as needed.
Since my early days to the archipelago, I knew the Creole word ‘caneka’ was used to describe a kind of glass rather than a size of beer.