17 October 2014 ~ 21 Comments

Sainsbury’s Hot Pepper Sauce

Sainsbury’s Hot Pepper Sauce

I like to keep an eye on what supermarkets are doing with their own brand sauces, and it's great when you come across an attempt that is actually quite good. Well Sainsbury's, this one is a blinder.

I like to keep an eye on what supermarkets are doing with their own brand sauces, and it’s great when you come across an attempt that is actually quite good.  Well Sainsbury’s, this one is a blinder. Sainsbury’s Hot Pepper Sauce is very much in the style of a Caribbean Scotch Bonnet sauce such as […]

07 August 2014 ~ 6 Comments

Crazy Bastard Sauce – Tomatillo & Habanero

Crazy Bastard Sauce – Tomatillo & Habanero

Crazy Bastard Sauce is a small-batch (15 litre) chilli sauce produced in a professional kitchen in Germany, and the website indicates that each batch may vary slightly in terms of colour and heat. The recipe for Crazy Bastard Sauce has taken three years to perfect, and I can really see why.

I was lucky enough to be sent this sauce by Jonathan O Reilly who lives in Berlin, Germany. Crazy Bastard Sauce is a small-batch (15 litre) chilli sauce produced in a professional kitchen in Germany, and the website indicates that each batch may vary slightly in terms of colour and heat.  The recipe for Crazy Bastard Sauce […]

06 February 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Blair’s Sudden Death sauce

Blair’s Sudden Death sauce

This bottle of Blair's Sudden Death sauce I'm holding is a similar size to the standard bottle of Tabasco. However when I hold a bottle of Tabasco, I'm not shitting myself, unlike when I hold a bottle of Blair's.

15 January 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Edinburgh Preserves Jalapeno Hot Sauce

Edinburgh Preserves Jalapeno Hot Sauce

This Jalapeño Hot Sauce from Edinburgh Preserves was a gift from my cousin Olly, and came as part of a gift box set. The packaging is reserved yet attractive and the screw-top bottle is nothing unusual.

06 September 2012 ~ 15 Comments

Windward West Indian Hot Pepper Sauce

Windward West Indian Hot Pepper Sauce

Windward's Indian Hot Pepper Sauce is a blinder! The sauce has a traditional Caribbean pepper sauce flavour that you may have tried before with sauces such as Baron and Encona, very fruity, quite sharp, but with an undercurrent of mellow thyme.

Windward’s Indian Hot Pepper Sauce is a blinder!  The sauce has a traditional Caribbean pepper sauce flavour that you may have tried before with sauces such as Baron and Encona, very fruity, quite sharp, but with an undercurrent of mellow thyme.