Habanero Hot Sauce – Beware!

The Habanero hot sauce is an icon amongst all the various types of hot sauces that are available in the market. Chili peppers are fruits of plants hailing from the Capsicum genre and Habanero happens to be the most spicy and hot pepper in this lineage.

The habanero pepper is a small lantern, round or oblong shaped pepper with small creases and the colors range from green to bright orange when ripe. The habanero’s size can vary from 1″ – 2.5″ in length and 1″ – 2″ in diameter and it is the hottest chile on the Scoville scale, with an intense flaming, flowery flavor.

The habanero pepper is believed to have originated in Cuba and the word Habanero means “From Havana”. Cuba is also where the one hottest of all Habanero peppers is from. This habanero is named the Red Savina Habanero, which has had made to the Guinness Book of World Records as the “world’s hottest spice” until it was deposed by the Bhut Jolokia / Ghost Pepper. The Habanero is local to the Caribbean, India, Cuba, Yucatan, Texas, California and north coast of South America.

Habanero hot sauces, as their name suggests, is made from this legendary Habanero pepper and is famed to be the some of the hottest sauce around.

The sizzling Habanero pepper with its trademark tangy, lemony-flavor and flowery fragrance is a popular accompaniment in cuisines all around the world. However, not all Habanero Hot sauces are equally hot. The heat intensity depends on the type of Habanero pepper being used.

Habanero Hot Sauces are produced by varied manufacturers. For instance, Ashley Food Co. offers an unique Habanero flavored flaming Mad Dog 357 Hot Sauce, Mad Dog 357 Ghost Pepper Sauce, Mad Dog Pure Ghost Pepper Sauce while Dave Gourmet’s Dave’s Insanity hot sauce and Dave’s Ghost Pepper Sauce is a veritable raging hot sauce. With your tongue and the entire intestinal tract up in flames, you would realize what made Dave insane.

Amongst the Habanero hot sauces, there are interesting variations like the Florida-based Hog’s Ass Garlic Habanero pepper hot sauce. This is an inimitable blend of fresh vegetable juice, vinegar and garlic and has the entire state swooning over it. We even have our own Fire Roasted Hot Sauce.

Hot sauce manufacturers have come up many different kinds of Habanero sauces like the Hottest Hot Sauce and befitting the name, this hot sauce releases hellish heat. Another hell raiser is the tomato-based Paw-Paws Snake Bite hot sauce or Idiot Boys Habanero Hot Sauce.

There are countless numbers of hot sauces doing the rounds but nothing quite matches the habanero variety in zing and definitely the intense heat that it can generate. No wonder, the Habanero Hot Sauces has been catapulted to a cult status among sauce lovers of the world.

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