Casa Firelli Hot Sauce label

Casa Firelli Hot Sauce Review

What a name for an Italian hot sauce. Made in Parma, Italy, Casa Firelli Hot Sauce brings some Mediterranean fire to authentic Italian flavors. Balsamic vinegar and a mix of roasted red peppers and Calabrian chilies star here, and the flavor is pretty special. But …

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Valentina Hot Sauce label

Valentina Hot Sauce Review

Valentina Hot Sauce is adored by many for its bold chili pepper flavor and thicker consistency, especially compared to other popular “daily driver” mass-market hot sauces. It’s marketed as “The Mexican Hot Sauce” So, does its flavor meet those high expectations? Is the heat well-balanced? …

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Hoppin Hot Sauce Label

Hoppin Hot Sauce Review

Hoppin Hot Sauce is chock-full of California good-feelings, leaning into its creator’s love of California cuisine. It uses locally grown ingredients (like tangy Meyer lemons) and two flavorful chilies that hail from just south of the California border. So, how do all of these ingredients …

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Elijah’s XTreme Regret Hot Sauce

Elijah’s Xtreme Regret Hot Sauce Review

If there’s one thing to know about Elijah’s Xtreme Regret Hot Sauce: It’s aptly named, packing an enormous amount of spiciness in that bottle (near ghost pepper level spiciness!) This is not a hot sauce for those that merely dabble in heat. Extreme eaters, though: …

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Green Belly Hot Sauce label

Green Belly Hot Sauce Review

Green Belly Hot Sauce is chock-full of Guatemalan green sauce authenticity. It’s a traditional flavor, inspired by a Guatemalan mother’s family recipe. So there’s no doubt it’s full of tasty (and fresh) ingredients, and it’s usable in many ways — just like other green hot …

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Mule Sauce Label

Mule Sauce Review

Mule Sauce is the fiery concoction from Sticker Mule, a sticker company. Yup. You read that right. It’s one random brand extension, but hey — sometimes random just works to make something great. So, does Mule Sauce kick as well as its competitors? How flavorful …

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Cholula Original Hot Sauce label

Cholula Original Hot Sauce Review

Cholula Original Hot Sauce is a tried-and-true generational Mexican hot sauce that’s sold around the world. It’s not too spicy with plenty of vinegar zing — a combo that’s meant to appeal to the masses. But how well is that heat and vinegar combo balanced? …

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Poirier’s Louisiana-Style Hot Sauce label

Poirier’s Louisiana-Style Hot Sauce Review

Poirier’s Louisiana-Style Hot Sauce sure has a “kickin” pedigree. It’s a sauce made in partnership between Louisiana-born MMA fighter Dustin Poirier and Heartbeat Hot Sauce. And, in an ingredient twist for Louisiana-style hot sauces, it features extra-hot red habaneros along with cayennes. But how hot …

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Crystal Hot Sauce label

Crystal Hot Sauce Review

Crystal Hot Sauce is a staple in New Orleans, but there’s good reason why this Louisiana-style hot sauce is so popular (and widely available) all around the globe. It’s packed with flavor and supplies a very eatable heat. But how well-balanced are the two together? …

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Zombie Apocalypse Hot Sauce label

Torchbearer Zombie Apocalypse Hot Sauce Review

If you need a hot sauce that’ll burn off a zombie’s face during the apocalypse, then Torchbearer has concocted a winner and named it aptly. Torchbearer Zombie Apocalypse Hot Sauce is really freakin’ hot, featuring the likes of fresh ghost peppers and habaneros. But how …

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