Review: I tried the New Mountain Dew Baja Blast Hot Sauce because you probably won’t be able to

Review: I tried the New Mountain Dew Baja Blast Hot Sauce because you probably won’t be able to

After what felt like forever, I finally received the all-new Mountain Dew Baja Blast hot sauce, and well… it’s very interesting! This was a PR gift from MTN Dew, but there was no monetary exchange (tbh for a drop like this I’m happy to be paid in spicy food). To give credit where credit is…

MTN Dew® announces new Baja Blast™ Hot Sauce for National Hot Sauce Day 2023

MTN Dew® announces new Baja Blast™ Hot Sauce for National Hot Sauce Day 2023

We’re thrilled to be one of the first publications to announce MTN Dew’s® (also known as Mountain Dew) latest spicy food launch — Baja Blast™ Hot Sauce, on January 22, 2023 (National Hot Sauce Day). We’ll be doing a full review of this product soon! Click here to subscribe for updates so you know when…

6 keto-friendly hot sauces we love (and 2 we avoid!)
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6 keto-friendly hot sauces we love (and 2 we avoid!)

This post was originally published on January 6, 2019, and updated on November 3, 2022 with new information and insights. The ketogenic diet nixes many of our favorite foods: pasta, rice, potatoes, bread… the list goes on! When you follow this way of eating, it’s more important than ever to have your fridge and pantry…

Top 7 hot sauce variety packs of 2022 (perfect for gifting)

Top 7 hot sauce variety packs of 2022 (perfect for gifting)

Hot sauce variety packs offer a great way to try a variety of different hot sauces, at an unbeatable price, without committing to a large quantity of any one sauce. This is a great way to explore the different flavor profiles and heat levels that are available in the world of hot sauces. From classic…

Does hot sauce go bad? Top tips for refrigeration and shelf life

Does hot sauce go bad? Top tips for refrigeration and shelf life

We’ve all re-discovered a long-lost bottle of hot sauce tucked away in the corner of the fridge for months or years and wondered… Does hot sauce go bad? In short, yes, hot sauce can go bad — but most hot sauces will last for many years before spoiling. Almost any food item will go bad…

Is hot sauce vegan?

Is hot sauce vegan?

Hot sauce is a condiment that is quite often vegan, but this varies from brand to brand depending on the ingredients and processing methods. Because different people approach plant-based eating differently, it can be hard to find a straight answer to your questions. Are hot sauces plant-based? Most hot sauces will contain only plant-based ingredients….

2022’s Best fiery gifts for the spicy food lover in your life
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2022’s Best fiery gifts for the spicy food lover in your life

Do you know someone who makes spicy food their entire personality? I think we all do. I can be guilty of being that person too, which makes me exceptionally qualified to recommend products that the spicy food lovers in your life will LOVE. Here are my top picks for the holidays in 2022. Note: This…

Hot sauce & watermelon: enjoy this sweet/spicy combo three ways
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Hot sauce & watermelon: enjoy this sweet/spicy combo three ways

When you think hot sauce, your mind probably jumps to spicy wings, stuffed burritos, and scintillating sriracha. But surprisingly, hot sauce is also often paired with fruit. Many hot sauces use fruit as an ingredient to round out the spicy with a touch of sweetness, and in some parts of the world, people put hot…

The best places to buy hot sauce (online & locally)

The best places to buy hot sauce (online & locally)

If you’re an avid spicy food lover, you’ve probably scoured all of your local markets for the best hot sauce selections. Walmart and Kroger have the basic Tapatio and Cholula, but don’t have an extensive selection where you’ll find obscure and small batch sauces. Here are a few ideas for places to shop in-person and…