Ghost Chiles (also called “Bhut Jolokia” in the parts of India where they are cultivated) are among the hottest, most potent chiles on the planet. These dried, whole chiles make storing and using this pungent ingredient effective and economical.You should always wear gloves when using ghost chile products. Thorough hand washing afterwards is encouraged. Treat ghost chile the way you would good wine: a little is just fine, while a lot will leave you suffering. Range from 350,000 to 550,000 Scoville Heat Scale.