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How to choose the right hot sauce gift

  Shopping for your favorite chili head, chili head wanna bee or seasoned heat seeker isn’t easy, especially if you know nothing about hot sauces or hot to tell the good stuff from the yucky stuff that lurks online. C’mon! Can’t think of any to give? There’s

Mildly Hot sauces 1,000 to 2,499 Scoville Units

Enter the mild With these Mildly Hot sauces you can freely play with every flavor since these have mild heat that just about everyone can handle. And that includes newbies, chili wimps or any body eager to try hot sauces but were afraid to do so. Choose

Medium Heat Hot sauces 2,500 to 10,000 Scoville Units

Medium Heat hot sauces are fun and tasty Medium Hot sauces are fun to play and experiment with in cooking and creating new taste treats to tantalize your tongue. In here, you’ll find Sriracha, which is my hands-down all time favorite hot sauce. It’s packed with flavor

Very Hot sauces 10,000 to 99,000 Scoville

Experimentation is part of the fun These Very Hot sauces Very Hot sauces 10,000 to 99,000 Scoville have mouth-burning heat levels that most folks prefer and regularly enjoy in their favorite hot sauces in recipes, with favorite foods and snacks. Many of these very hot sauces can

Extremely hot sauces 100,000 to 999,000 Scoville Units

  Enter into the world where few fear to tread These extremely hot sauces are hot . Although not as hot as the volcanic Super Hot sauces, they also must be used with extreme caution. One drop  at a time. Don’t forget that I use a Jalapeño comparison

Super Hot sauces 1,000,000 to 16,000,000 Scoville Units

  These are the Super Hot sauces. Some of these have attained collectible status and may no longer be available anywhere except in a collector’s vault, occasionally resurfacing now and then on Ebay or some other online marketplace. These super hot sauces can be used…sparingly… in cooking.

The world’s hottest hot sauce beckons.

There’s a vast variety of the world’s hottest hot sauces available today for every desired heat level, flavor and application. Fiery heat, flavor and fun don’t necessarily go together. Some of the best hot sauces are truly volcanic, something only a committed chili head craves, or dares

How to become a chili cooking expert

Every hot sauce contains a blend of several different chilis, dried chili powders and some sodium tossed in for good measure. It’s not always possible to cook with some of the hottest sauces. But it is possible to kick your cooking up a notch or three by

South Carolina Gamecocks hot and spicy foods

Origin of South Carolina Gamecocks Team Nickname The team name is held in honor of Thomas Sumter, a South Carolina Revolutionary Wr hero. Sumter was nicknamed the “Carolina Gamecock” after British General Banastre Tarleton said Sumter “fought like a gamecock.” A gamecock is a breed of rooster possessing physical and behavioral

Miami Hurricanes hot and spicy foods

Origin of Miami Hurricanes Team Nickname The University of Miami athletics began with a freshman football team in 1926. The origin of the team nickname isn’t clear, but it could be partialy due to the outstanding team performance for the season. The first game was played on

Wisconsin Badgers hot and spicy foods

Origin of Wisconsin Badgers Team Nickname Wisconsin was nicknamed the “Badger State” because of lead miners who first settled there in the 1820s and 1830s. Lacking winter shelter theses heaty individauals had to live like badgers in tunnels burrowed into hillsides.Badgers made their dens in burrors that they dug out

West Virginia Moutaineers hot and spicy foods

Origin of West Virginia Moutaineers Team Nickname The West Virginia Mountaineers is the name of the university’s athletic teams. The Mountaineers nickname was coined in 1905 created after West Virginia’s state motto, “Mountaineers are Always Free.” Before 1905 the team was known as the “Snakes.”        

Virginia Tech Hokies hot and spicy foods

Origin of Virginia Tech Hokies Team Nickname Gobblers Virginia Tech fans have referred to their athletic teams by the nickname Fighting Gobblers since early in the 20th century. Several claims have been made concerning the name origin. One states that the name began in 1909, when then football coach Branch