Hot Pepper

  • Common name: Hot Pepper
  • Type: Pepper
  • Scientific name: various
  • CHamoru: Donne’
  • Filipino: Sili

Flavor profile: spicy

Best used as: stir fry, sauteed, fresh, pickled


Fina’denne’ – Chamoru dipping sauce

Recipe courtesy of Guampedia


  • 3 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup white vinegar (or juice from 2 lemons)
  • 1/4 cup chopped green or white onions
  • 3 small red peppers, crushed


Combine all ingredients and stir. Serve this sauce with any Chamorro meal. It can be spooned over food, or used as a dipping sauce.