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Tale of Toothpicks

| December 18, 2014

Do you remember what it was like to taste Mad Dog hot sauce for the first time? Do you remember choosing between the bottles looking for one that wouldn’t set your mouth on fire – but also wasn’t any sort of a joke? Want to consider what its like through the taste buds of a newbie? This might just help.

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10 reasons to love chile sauce

| December 3, 2014

Love your Mad Dog hot chile sauce? We do too. Here are some of the reasons that our fans can’t get enough of our hot sauces. What do you think? Are we missing your favorite reason for choosing Mad Dog?

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Can Hot Sauce Counter Hearing Loss?

| August 29, 2014

Capsaicin has been shown to alleviate headaches and reverse the effects of diabetes. That’s already an impressive resume, and that’s just the beginning. It now appears that the capsaicin found in hot sauces may also prevent hearing loss.

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Super Hot Sauce Find

| August 28, 2014

Hot sauce fever isn’t a bad thing. In fact, it seems like, every day, researchers are discovering new ways that capsaicin saves lives. But, now that you admit it, just how do you find the world’s best super hot sauces to add to your collection? Fortunately, there are just a few things you should be looking out for when shopping for your next bottle of super hot sauce.

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Growing Jalapenos

| August 26, 2014

Of course, if you’ve never grown chilies (or perhaps anything) before, you’ve got to start somewhere. So, why not start with jalapenos? Alright, jalapenos are not the hottest of chili peppers. In fact, they’re quite mild, weighing in at a mere 2500-10,000 Scoville heat units. But, they can add a bit of bite to any dish, and they’re fairly easy to grow as far as peppers are concerned.

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Choosing your Hot Sauce

| August 22, 2014

If you’re a chili head newbie, then you’ve probably got a handle on the commercial varieties of hot sauces. For the most part, these are Louisiana-styled sauces. That includes brands like Tabasco. So, once you get past the bottles that you’ve seen, and you happen to spot an artisanal sauce, buy it. Don’t pass it up. You never know when you’ll get the chance again. And you’ll start craving it as much as our Mad Dog Silver Collector’s Edition.

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