Spicy exchange / 2023
Why do so many hot sauces use vinegar?
Keep swiping to catch 6 of my favorite no-vinegar hot sauces! Note, some of the links included in this slideshow are affiliate links.
Fresco Sauce was originally created by Sam Dashti for his new restaurant, Rosemary Grill, but it was so popular with customers that it became available to the general public in 2018. These sauces use citrus juices as the acidic component.
Most Dave’s Gourmet flavors have vinegar, but their Scorpion Pepper hot sauce is an exception. Since scorpion peppers are so extreme, you can expect a very high heat level.
Mexico Lindo hot sauces are quite similar to El Yucateco and also use acetic acid rather than vinegar in their habanero verde hot sauce.
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