A Smoked Spanish Paprika.
Pimenton
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Pimenton, or Pimentón, also known as “Smoked Spanish Paprika” is a smoked Paprika of Spanish origin.

Purchasing

The best Pimentón comes from La Vera but it if you find any imported Paprika labeled “Smoked Spanish Paprika,” it should be useful. The more common Hungarian Paprika has a very different taste and is not a direct replacement for Pimentón.

If you have trouble finding Pimenton in your local store, Pimenton de La Vera can be found at Sur La Table and shipped to your door.

Culinary Uses

It is often used in Paella or Sofritos to give the dish a smokier, deeper, exotic flavor.

Gluten Free

Yes

Low Fat

Yes

Low Calorie

Yes