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Move Over Ketchup! Hot Sauce Takes Over Dinner Tables Nationwide

Filed in Blog by on September 18, 2018
Move Over Ketchup! Hot Sauce Takes Over Dinner Tables Nationwide

Years ago, many restaurants were known to stock dining tables with only the essentials. No longer, though, are customers only interested in grabbing up traditional mustard, ketchup, salt and pepper to flavor a meal. These days, people are looking for real variety, and hot sauce makers are definitely answering the charge. While the closest thing […]

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Choosing The Perfect Hot Sauce

Filed in Blog by on September 15, 2018
Choosing The Perfect Hot Sauce

When it comes to hot peppers and hot sauce you may discover a clear favorite early on, or you may have a hard time choosing between several varieties. After all, it’s not a decision of one-size fits all. Most of us have our own particular taste, and we have to find just the right hot […]

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Pepper Profile: The Ghost Pepper

Filed in Blog by on September 13, 2018
Pepper Profile: The Ghost Pepper

You’ve no doubt heard the name, but how much do you really know about the legendary ghost pepper? This pepper is truly the stuff scary movies are made of because it’s packed with an almost frightening amount of heat! In fact, at one time the ghost pepper was officially the hottest chili pepper in the […]

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The Risk Factor

Filed in Blog by on September 10, 2018
The Risk Factor

Sure, many of us crave hot peppers and hot sauce, but unfortunately sometimes as with any reward comes a potential risk. We’re not talking about the mouth-scorching reaction of a hot pepper or hot sauce touching your lips, but sometimes just the simple risk of a hot product touching your skin! You don’t have to […]

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Love Hot Sauce? So Do Celebs.

Filed in Blog by on September 8, 2018
Love Hot Sauce? So Do Celebs.

Ever wonder what award-winning Hollywood actresses, politicians and Olympians all have in common? It turns out it’s not just the draw of publicity that keeps many big names turning up the heat and coming back for more. It seems many of them are drawn to the same thing, and in this case, it’s not fame […]

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Late Summer Hot Sauce Festivals Heat Up

Filed in Blog by on September 6, 2018
Late Summer Hot Sauce Festivals Heat Up

While hot summer temperatures stretch on, some major events in the hot sauce world are just heating up! With fall still around the corner, the nation burns with excitement for hot sauce and hot pepper products. New Mexico is the place to be this Labor Day weekend for the “Hatch Valley Chile Festival”. The two-day […]

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The Hottest Craze in Snack Food

Filed in Blog by on September 3, 2018
The Hottest Craze in Snack Food

If you just can’t get enough of the hot pepper taste, it seems you’re in luck! No longer is snack food reserved simply for those with a sweet tooth or those who crave an extra dose of salt in their diet. The latest trend in snack food is on fire, and it’s not just the […]

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Unlocking the Science of Self-Preservation

Filed in Blog by on September 1, 2018
Unlocking the Science of Self-Preservation

Many of us are drawn to the heat of a hot pepper, but it turns out pepper plants likely pack in the heat not to get more attention, but rather less. Scientists believe the spicy hot taste is actually what some pepper plants use to ensure their own survival. This act of self-preservation may not […]

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