31 Of The Best Hot Sauce Gifts For Those Extra Spicy People in Your Life

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While some people prefer bland food, there are just some people that only like things extra spicy.

They like to be able to pick up the glass and have their eyes start to water. Extra heat and spice are the only way they like it and if you’re friends with one of those people you probably know how difficult it might be to find the perfect gift they will enjoy.

Sure you can just go out and buy the hottest salsa available but there’s nothing more special than giving someone a bottle of homemade hot sauce to show them how much you thought of them.

In this article, we’ll show you some homemade hot sauce recipes your recipient will enjoy for sure, no matter how spicy of a person they are.

NameCategoryProduct
Thoughtfully GiftsBest OverallThoughtfully Gifts
The Bronx Greenmarket Hot SauceBudget PickThe Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce
Hot Sauce KitUpgrade PickHot Sauce Kit

1. Thoughtfully Gifts

Our rating: 9 / 10

Thoughtfully Gifts

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Pros:

  • Completely hand-crafted
  • Base of locally sourced peppers
  • Made in the USA

Cons:

  • Poor packaging
  • Some bottles were out of alignment in the gift box

We have always been very impressed with the Thoughtfully gift collections, so when we saw that this 15-pack of hot sauces was one of their greatest gifts, we knew we had to check it out.

Delivery was a little slow coming from the UK, taking a total of 30 days to arrive, but when it came, all of the bottles had leaked, some of them out of the box and onto the other bottles.

This hot sauce sampler pack features hot sauces made from places like Thailand, Croatia, Turkey, Spain and more. They are all made with locally sourced peppers. Definitely not as easy to find as some other hot sauces out there, but they are good hot sauces, for sure. Your giftee will certainly not have tried this stuff before.

2. Palo Alto Firefighters Habanero Hot Sauce 8.5 oz.

Our rating: 9 / 10

Palo Alto Firefighters Habanero Hot Sauce 8.5 oz.

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Pros:

  • Not too spicy
  • Keeps well in the fridge

Palo Alto Firefighters Habanero Hot Sauce is one of the best selling hot sauces on the market, but that might be because it is one of the hottest as well. If you want to spice up any meal and still have it taste good, then this luscious sauce is for you.

It has a slight sweetness to the taste of cayenne chiles, carrots, and onions, but there is also a tinge of citrus and pepper. It is a rich, complex sauce that is sure to please your taste buds as well as your friend who may need a bit of convincing before trying out something new like hot sauce.

3. Yellowbird Hot Sauce Combo

Our rating: 9 / 10

Yellowbird Hot Sauce Combo

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Pros:

  • Made in Jamaica
  • Limited edition
  • Sweet mango spicy sauce
  • The kick of the Tease sauce
  • Guava Peppah sauce
  • The kick of the Tease sauce

Cons:

  • Does not have nutritional facts
  • May be too spicy for those who aren’t fans of hot sauces

If you’re a fan of hot and spicy foods, then this is a unique combo pack that you’ll love. The Yellowbird Hot Sauce Combo includes three signature sauces that are sweet, hot, and spicy.

The Tease sauce is a blended mixture of carefully selected herbs and fruits to make it sweet and spicy at the same time. The flavors of the Mango, Guava, and Papaya blend together into a sweet and mild blend. All three sauces are available in 8.5-ounce sizes.

4. Colon Cleaner Hot Sauce 5.7oz

Our rating: 9 / 10

Colon Cleaner Hot Sauce 5.7oz

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Pros:

  • Originates from famous Sriracha sauce
  • Both hot and spicy

5. Gringo Bandito Hot Sauce

Our rating: 9 / 10

Gringo Bandito Hot Sauce

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Pros:

  • 5 oz
  • Original Red
  • 24,000 Scoville Heat Units
  • Good for tacos, nachos, eggs, rice, fajitas, and shrimp
  • 5-5-5 sauce

Cons:

  • 5 oz
  • Original Red
  • 24,000 Scoville Heat Units
  • Can be expensive to purchase in large quantities

The Gringo Bandito hot sauce is one of the hottest pickled jalapeno sauces in the world and is made from fresh Herold peppers which are hand-picked from the pepper farm.

The pouch contains four bottles of the original red hot sauce. The original red sauce is made up of cayenne peppers which have been pickled in vinegar, onions, garlic, and salt, and there is no horseradish extract nor food coloring.

The original red sauce has been around for quite some years. It won a first place for taste at the 1992 and 1993 Fiery Foods competitions in New Orleans. It also earned the Best New Product Award at the 1993 and 1994 Whole foods competitions.

6. Thoughtfully Gifts

Our rating: 9 / 10

Thoughtfully Gifts

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Pros:

  • Top quality variety in one package
  • Great bottles featuring a classic fire truck design
  • Delicious flavors!
  • Makes a fantastic gift!

If you know someone that loves hot sauce and a no frills no fuss gift that will fill up their spice cabinet, then you’ll be happy with the Thoughtfully Gifts Fire Truck Hot Sauce Variety Pack. It’s got 6 different bottles, 4 of which are pretty large and the other two are a little bit smaller.

The hot sauce flavors include sweet and spicy, smoky bourbon, charred habanero, jalapeno, chipotle, and garlic hot sauce.

The theme has a fire engine, and we think that it’s very adorable and festive looking. The bottles all feature a cartoon fire engine that is bold and bright.

7. Dirty Dicks

Our rating: 9 / 10

Dirty Dicks

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Pros:

  • Has great flavor
  • Available in different quantities
  • Great price

Cons:

  • The heat doesn’t last long
  • Not as hot as other sauces

If you’re new to the world of hot sauces (and you’ve had jalapenos before), then this is a good one for you to start with. It’s fairly mild and has some pretty good flavor. It’s made from chiles, garlic, vinegar, salt, and xanthan gum.

Our recommendation would be to cautiously add this to your food. You may want to add a little at a time, taste, and feel free to add more of it. Also, we’d recommend that you go easy on other hot sauces if you’re adding this one to a dish you’ll be eating, so as not to overload on the heat.

8. Secret Aardvark Variety Hot Sauce Sampler

Our rating: 9 / 10

Secret Aardvark Variety Hot Sauce Sampler

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Pros:

  • Variety pack
  • Has a good taste
  • All natural ingredients
  • Value pack

If you enjoy a variety of hot sauces, you’ll love this sampler pack. The Secret Aardvark Variety Sampler pack allows you to experience four different hot sauces at less than the price of buying one bottle.

This value pack is a condiment gift that makes a great gift for your friends or family. The hot sauces included are the Habanero Hot Sauce, Drunken Jerk Marinade, Drunken Garlic Black Bean Sauce, and the Non-GMO, Low Carb, Awesome Sauce & Marinade.

9. Humble House Sauce Variety Pack 9.7 oz

Our rating: 9 / 10

Humble House Sauce Variety Pack 9.7 oz

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Pros:

  • Very affordable
  • Peppers, garlic, and vinegar are quality ingredients

If you’ve ever taken a stroll down a Mexican strip, then you’ve probably noticed the Hot Sauce Store. Among the many creative and unique hot sauces in the store, the Humble House hot sauce variety pack is a one-size-fits-all solution for hot sauce enthusiasts.

The Humble House Hot Sauce Variety Pack offers nine different hot sauce flavors, including organic brown sugar habanero, roasted jalapeno, sriracha, and spicy Thai chili. All of the varieties in this collection pack were created in house.

If you like your hot sauce tangy, then you’ll love the Humble house Roasted Jalapeno. There’s also the Smoky Chipotle BBQ sauce which has a nice blend of smoky chipotle and a hint of sweetness from the brown sugar. There’s even a fantastic Sriracha Bar-B-Que Sauce that is a take on spicy Asian cuisine. We had a blast trying all the different Humble House hot sauces.

10. Zombie Cajun Hot Sauce Gift Sets

Our rating: 9 / 10

Zombie Cajun Hot Sauce Gift Sets

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Pros:

  • 4 different flavors
  • Made with a healthy dose of a variety of cayenne peppers

This pack of four hot sauces will help fans of the heat keep the fire running strong throughout the year. This all-purpose hot sauce can be used to add a kick to almost any food.

The sauces in this set contain a healthy dose of cayenne peppers, which are known for their potency. The sauces are all varying degrees of spiciness and all come from traditional recipes.

The sauces in this set include Suds Hot Sauce, Fiery Goodness Hot Sauce, House Hot Sauce, and Chile Madness Hot Sauce. You’ll want to make sure to have a selection of beverages on hand to help deal with after the spicy.

11. Da' Bomb Ghost Pepper Nuts 8 oz.

Our rating: 9 / 10

Da' Bomb Ghost Pepper Nuts 8 oz.

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Pros:

  • Durable
  • ALL NATURAL product
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegan
  • Wheat Free
  • No preservatives
  • No artificial ingredients
  • Made in the USA

It’s funny that despite this hot sauce’s name, it’s really misnamed. Whereas there are other Da’Bomb sauces that feature ghost peppers, this one doesn’t contain any. The jar of nuts comes with a small container of ghost pepper powder and a pouch of ghost pepper oil.

In other words, it’s a mild hot sauce with a little kick to it at the end.

You have the option of adding more ghost pepper powder or oil, though, which is good if you are really craving some heat.

12. Hot Sauce Kit

Our rating: 8 / 10

Hot Sauce Kit

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Pros:

  • Great starter gift
  • Bonuses include recipes and Gourmet Hot Sauce
  • You can make your own sriracha with this kit
  • Great idea for Father’s Day

Hot Sauce Kit (Makes 7 Lip Smacking Gourmet Bottles) is a great gift for the hot sauce lovers in your life. It comes with seven bottles (1 oz each) and it looks great. As an added bonus, you’ll get some Gourmet Hot Sauce.

The kit includes a kit with seven recipes, jars, a funnel, and more. You will even get a bottle to store up to three ounces of your hot sauce. The kit even comes with labels to use to make your own labels for the bottles.

To learn more about making your own hot sauce, please visit our article on making your own hot sauce.

13. Mike's Hot Honey 24 oz Chef’s Bottle

Our rating: 8 / 10

Mike's Hot Honey 24 oz Chef’s Bottle

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Pros:

  • Exquisite heat of ghost pepper
  • No preservatives
  • 100% pure honey
  • Paleo-friendly

Friendly, The Spiciest Honey in the World!

The folks at Mike’s Hot Honey have been handcrafting this unique sweet heat for the pure hedonist in us. They use the fiery Carolina Reaper peppers to create a sweet chili sauce that is unlike any other. It’s hot enough to make the toughest Texan sweat! It’s also enjoyable for the rest of us, who might not be quite so hardcore.

The Carolina Reaper is currently the hottest pepper in the world. It’s also the sweetest pepper. It gets its name from the town of Edinburg, North Carolina. It’s so sweet, in fact, that in the right application, it’s comparable to maple syrup and honey.

14. Carolina Reaper Chili Pepper Powder Wicked Tickle Wicked Reaper World's Hottest Chili Pepper

Our rating: 8 / 10

Carolina Reaper Chili Pepper Powder Wicked Tickle Wicked Reaper World's Hottest Chili Pepper

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Pros:

  • Not for the faint of heart
  • A great gift for chili lovers, connoisseurs, or experienced eaters
  • It keeps you coming back for more

Cons:

  • Too hot for some
  • Usually only for you chili sin eaters

The Carolina Reapers are some of the hottest peppers you’re likely to encounter. It has a Scoville rating of 1,569,300 SHU on the Scoville scale. It’s a hot one! It’s so hot that you’ll have to sign a waiver before being able to enjoy a bowl of wings in the Buffalo Wild Wings chain.

The Carolina Reaper comes from the Scotch Bonnet family of chili peppers. A pepper is only considered a Scotch Bonnet if it comes from a chili plant that is grown in a Caribbean country.

The Scotch Bonnet pepper is very close in terms of heat and taste to the Habanero pepper. You’re likely to find multiple Scotch Bonnet peppers shaped like a lantern in the market, but the Carolina Reaper is unique in several ways:

Cons:

15. The Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce

Our rating: 8 / 10

The Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce

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Pros:

  • Vegan
  • Gluten Free
  • No Preservatives
  • Gourmet Hot Sauce
  • Made with whole Dried Chile Peppers
  • Homemade
  • Fair Trade Certified
  • Non-Irradiated
  • Made in the USA
  • Nitrite Free

Cons:

  • A bit expensive
  • Very Hot Peppers
  • Small bottle

What makes the Bronx hot sauce stand out is its consistency and its flavor. It is not real runny like some hot sauces. This is due to the fact that it is a little chunky. The peppers are crushed in order to get the hot sauce to have a chunky appearance.

The Bronx greenmarket hot sauce was voted fifth place on America's best hot sauce. There is a couple of reasons why this hot sauce did not get first place. The high temperature peppers are not for everyone, people who are not willing to spend a little extra on great hot sauce.

16. Merfs Condiments Hot Sauce

Our rating: 8 / 10

Merfs Condiments Hot Sauce

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Pros:

  • Wide variety of condiments
  • Lasts a long time

These hot sauces from Merfs Condiments are not for the kiddies. They are all 100% free of chemicals, preservatives, artificial color and taste. All of Merfs Condiments have a low to moderate heat and come in some very unique flavors like sea salt and kahlua peanut butter.

Merfs hot sauce is a little more on the pricy side, but you pay for what you get. This hot sauce is well made, of high quality, and extremely tasty. The flavor in these sauces is more subtle and complex than many other sauces.

If you loved these hot sauces, there are many others available by Merfs including pesto, cowboy, and white chocolate hot sauce.

17. Jalapeno Powder

Our rating: 8 / 10

Jalapeno Powder

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Pros:

  • Delicious flavor
  • Delicious and exotic flavor
  • Very healthy
  • Great for cooking
  • Prevents stroke

Jalapeno pepper powder is a great addition to your cooking. This jalapeno powder can contribute great flavor to a variety of recipes.

Jalapeno powder is great for all kinds of southwestern cuisine. Whether you are looking for the authentic Mexican flavor, or you are cooking something like hot wings, this powder can be your best choice.

18. Bushwick Kitchen Weak Knees Gochujang Sriracha Hot Sauce

Our rating: 8 / 10

Bushwick Kitchen Weak Knees Gochujang Sriracha Hot Sauce

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Pros:

  • Great with so many foods
  • Great texture
  • Great flavor
  • Great heat

Sriracha is one of those sauces that most Americans have come to love. It’s delicious and versatile, and most importantly, it’s hot.

Most srirachas that you can find on the grocery shelf are made by Huy Fong Foods, who made it famous with its green-capped rooster bottles. This is a sriracha that would fit your grandma’s tastes and it might be your everyday sriracha.

19. Carolina Reaper Hot Sauce 5 Dried Whole Chili Peppers +2 Free Gift Set World's Hottest Wicked Reaper 2,000,000 Scoville

Our rating: 8 / 10

Carolina Reaper Hot Sauce 5 Dried Whole Chili Peppers +2 Free Gift Set World's Hottest Wicked Reaper 2,000,000 Scoville

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Pros:

  • Produces a thick, buttery-textured sauce
  • Great flavor
  • Created from rare peppers
  • Fantastic packaging
  • Slow burn
  • Offers a variety of hotness
  • Come with a certificate of authenticity (COA)

Cons:

  • Some people found it to lack flavor
  • The packaging is too fragile

This hot sauce is the hottest sauce going. Pain is pleasure, and the Carolina Reaper Hot Sauce brings it in spades. It has a fantastic melting texture and packs a wonderful earthy flavor.

Coarsely ground, the Carolina Reaper Hot Sauce offers an instant rush that starts with the taste buds and slowly spreads across the mouth, emphasizing an explosion of flavor.

This is about as hot as it gets, and once you’ve given it a try, you’ll know why. But you’ve got to be careful with this one, as some people have stated that if you let out a mighty sneeze, your body temperature can rise by as much as 15 degrees! The packaging is also beautiful and allows for an easy gift.

20. LOVE CORN: Habanero Chilli

Our rating: 8 / 10

LOVE CORN: Habanero Chilli

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Pros:

  • Convenient snack
  • Great for outdoor activities
  • Great for movie night
  • Made with only organic ingredients

Cons:

  • Small portions for increased cost
  • Some may not like the taste
  • Hard to open

All of the Crunchy Corn snacks are high in fiber, protein, fiber, and antioxidants. You can choose from a variety of flavors to mix up your snacking routine.

It is important to find the right bag of corn that you can easily enjoy on-the-go. Many brands of corn have a hard shell, and you cannot enjoy it as a one-hand snack.

With these Crunchy Corn bags, you can you’re able to easily open the bags with one hand so that it is easy to enjoy a snack while doing other activities.

21. Rogue Moruga Blood Orange Scorpion Pepper Sauce

Our rating: 8 / 10

Rogue Moruga Blood Orange Scorpion Pepper Sauce

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Pros:

  • From a reputable company
  • Sweet Heat
  • Habanero peppers
  • All natural ingredients
  • Low calorie

The hot sauce market is continuously expanding and evolving. For instance: people are no longer satisfied with just a teaspoon of some fiery hot sauce on their meal. Today, sauces are available not just in liquid form, but in other shapes and forms.

One of the hottest sauces on the market is the Rogue Moruga Blood Orange Scorpion Pepper Sauce. This red sauce brings the heat in medium heat. And, if you want something that will bring more zing to your meals, you can mix it with the lava sauce or the original scorpion pepper sauce.

With a five star rating, Amazon'ers agree that this is the best value in hot sauces. For such a small investment, you can have your chicken wings, burgers, barbecue, chili, veggies, and so much more blown away by the spiciness that this great sauce has to bring on the table. One Amazon’er commented that the scorpion peppers mixed with the Moruga and citrus give it an incredible flavor.

22. Lake Champlain Chocolates Spicy Aztec Hot Chocolate

Our rating: 8 / 10

Lake Champlain Chocolates Spicy Aztec Hot Chocolate

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If you enjoy a good hot chocolate, then Lake Champlain Chocolates may have the best one for you in the form of this Spicy Aztec hot chocolate. It packs a serious punch, but the heat is a welcome kind that will warm you up on the inside.

This Spicy Aztec hot chocolate contains bittersweet chocolate and a blend of 9 dried red chilies. Unsweetened Dutch-process cocoa powder is used to give it a bold flavor and a rich texture that goes well with milk, as it does with dark chocolate. The chilies are paired with dried banana and macadamia nuts to give the hot chocolate a zesty aroma and coconut for a full-bodied taste.

This quick-melting hot chocolate also has a healthy amount of fat and protein, so you can indulge without feeling guilty. It has an acidic tang to it and is high in tannins.

23. Tabasco Sauce Keychain

Our rating: 8 / 10

Tabasco Sauce Keychain

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Pros:

  • Refillable miniature bottle
  • Compact size
  • Comes with a keychain
  • Fits on your keychain or purse

24. Guac & Hot Sauce Variety Pack

Our rating: 8 / 10

Guac & Hot Sauce Variety Pack

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Pros:

  • Affordable
  • Nice variety of different hot sauces

31 Hot Sauce Gift Set features 5 different unique hot sauces that you won’t find in a store. This hot sauce gift is perfect for any hot sauce lover who likes spicy food.

25. Seed Ranch Flavor Co.

Our rating: 8 / 10

Seed Ranch Flavor Co.

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Scallions and Sea Salt. 4 Ounce

26. Serrano & Basil Hot Sauce

Our rating: 8 / 10

Serrano & Basil Hot Sauce

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Pros:

  • Available in different size options
  • Organic ingredients
  • Basil is used as a food source
  • Gluten-free
  • Vegan
  • Low calorie

4 Ounce (Pack of 2).

The Serrano & Basil hot sauce from the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is organic and vegan-friendly. They use all-natural ingredients in this hot sauce, so your taste buds will love the garlic and basil flavors.

While it’s organic and vegan-friendly, all of the ingredients are non-GMO and non-irradiated.

27. Frohlich: That Garlic Sauce Truffle Oil Infused Hot Sauce

Our rating: 7 / 10

Frohlich: That Garlic Sauce Truffle Oil Infused Hot Sauce

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Frohlich: That Garlic Sauce is made with the green hand selected California’s finest garlic over 2,000 tons of fresh roasted garlic. This hot sauce is hand-crafted and infused with cayenne pepper, lemon, lime and onions.

28. Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce Packets On-The-Go Packet 7 Gram Packets

Our rating: 6 / 10

Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce Packets On-The-Go Packet 7 Gram Packets

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Pros:

  • The best gift for a hot sauce fanatic
  • There is a resealable pack
  • Easy to carry

Cons:

  • You have to be careful not to spill these peppers everywhere
  • Some spicy products are a bad flavor combination

The Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce is a fan favorite, and most people just call it Sriracha. It’s a hot sauce that is named after the coastal city of Si Racha in the Chonburi Province of Eastern Thailand. Food and condiments such as fish sauce, oyster sauce, soy sauce, and the Chinese dipping sauce called "Soy" are also produced there.

This is a very versatile hot sauce, and there are a number of creative uses for this product.

Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce is made from red jalapeno chilies, garlic, sugar, salt, distilled vinegar and some xanthan gum. There are also other ingredients, including white vinegar, sugar and salt.

29. Momofuku Spicy Ssäm Sauce

Our rating: 6 / 10

Momofuku Spicy Ssäm Sauce

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Pros:

  • Great flavor
  • Spicy hot and sweet blend
  • Spicy
  • Asian influenced flavors

Hot Sauce: If you’re looking for a new hot sauce to try, then this one could be a good option.

30. Queen Majesty Hot Sauce

Our rating: 6 / 10

Queen Majesty Hot Sauce

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I’m a pepperhead, and I enjoy spicy, hot foods. I have a bottle Queen Majesty Scotch Bonnet, but you can tell they didn’t leave out any of the capsaicin. It’s flavorful and hot enough to kick your taste buds into gear. My mouth is burning as I’m typing this. Now, I can’t wait to dump more of it into my pot of chili. Don’t feel like you can’t use this stuff unless you’re a pepperhead. I enjoy an extra kick. Just make sure you declare it on the customs form when you send it to friends in other countries. This is a great product, and it’s a bit cheaper than a lot of other hot sauce makers. If you enjoy spicy foods, you’ll enjoy this sauce.

31. Thoughtfully Gifts

Our rating: 6 / 10

Thoughtfully Gifts

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Pros:

  • Perfect gift for family and friends
  • Generous 3 bottles of sauce
  • Delicious garlic and jalapeno flavors

Thoughtfully Gifts presents you The Bomb! Trifecta Hot Sauces gift set that includes 3 imaginative sauces that will excite your taste buds and work well when you're having your friendly gatherings.

The set contains 4.6-ounce bottles of the following sauces: garlic hot sauce, Red Heat and jalapeño hot sauce. They all taste great with chicken, eggs, vegetables, and many other kinds of food.

The sauces themselves are very creamy and tasty and are just enough. The bottles are a good size, so you can easily hold them in your hand and squeeze only as much as you need.

32. Chocolate Bars-Chuao Chocolatier Spicy Maya Mini Chocolate Bars 24pk

Our rating: 6 / 10

Chocolate Bars-Chuao Chocolatier Spicy Maya Mini Chocolate Bars 24pk

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Pros:

  • Great variety of flavors
  • Great size for on-the-go nutrition
  • Baked
  • Handcrafted

Additives, and Preservatives.

The Chuao Chocolatier Spicy Maya Mini Chocolate Bars are sourced from a fair trade network. They’re every bit as spicy and sweet as a Maya chocolate bar should be. In this pack of 24 chocolate bars, you’ll get eight varieties. These include one cinnamon flavor, one chilli pepper flavor, one chipotle flavor, one jalapeno flavor, one adobo pepper flavor, one ancho chile flavor, one cayenne flavor, and one chipotle flavor.

The cinnamon flavor has a sweet spice taste and flavor that makes it a preferred flavor amongst the variety in the pack. There’s also a chile pepper flavor that has notes of black pepper and cinnamon. The adobo pepper flavor also has a chile taste with a spicy bite to it. The jalepeno flavor has a smoky and hot taste to it. It’s also very mild and only has a little bit of heat.

33. Momofuku Ssäm Original Sauce

Our rating: 5 / 10

Momofuku Ssäm Original Sauce

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Pros:

  • Good flavor and appearance
  • Price point

The Momofuku Ssäm sauce is the perfect sauce for all kinds of dishes. It’s said to be good for pizza, nachos, ramen noodles, udon, and grilled meats. The medium spicy condiment comes in a 12 oz clear plastic bottle.

The sauce has a creamy texture that’s described as slightly thicker than a tomato soup.

The Momofuku Ssäm sauce is fairly popular right now due to its bold yet balanced flavor and high quality ingredients. The rich aftertaste lingers on the palate for quite some time after consuming the sauce.

34. Momofuku Smoky Ssäm Sauce

Our rating: 4 / 10

Momofuku Smoky Ssäm Sauce

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Pros:

  • Great for cooking
  • Great source of umami

Industry-leading, Momofuku is popping out some of the hottest flavors. Smoky S’m is a delicious blend of roasted red peppers, garlic and red peppers.

This is a must-have hot sauce if you like to up the heat in your cooking.

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35. Fuego Box Hot Sauce Tasting Booklet

Our rating: 4 / 10

Fuego Box Hot Sauce Tasting Booklet

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Fuego Box is a monthly subscription service for hot sauce lovers. Each box contains four hot sauces, a bottle opener, and a tasting booklet illustrating why they think that these hot sauces are worth your coin. It’s a great way to expand that spicy horizons and test out some of the hottest sauces on the market.

Fuego Brandz is a Virginian-based hot sauce company that makes some impressively hot products. If you’re not sure where to start you could do a lot worse than their Classic Sauce.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What is the most spicy sauce?

Thermal-style hot sauces are those that have been made by mixing chile peppers with other ingredients and then allowing the peppers to ferment for a while. This type of sauce is very hot because the fermentation process gives the peppers time to break down. This breaks down those pesky fibrous barriers in the pepper and starts to release those capsaicinoids.

The more peppers in a given sauce, the hotter it is, although there is a wide variety of capsaicinoids and each type has its own unique chemistry, so two sauces could be made with the exact same peppers and they both could measure very differently.

What gift goes with hot sauce?

Hot sauce takes up very little space and is generally a fun and innovative gift. It can be used in a lot of applications for those who love food and add flavor to it, from sauces to eggs to soups to desserts. A number of sauces can also be used as homemade toothpaste to add flavor to your morning routine!

As a fun gift, hot chili sauce is definitely fun for your friends and family who love to sweat it up! It can be used to spice up their food, their homemade toothpaste, or any other item and idea they can think of. As a fun and exciting gift, it is considered unorthodox but is sure to bring smiles to their faces and a little spice into their lives.

Has Hot Sauce killed anyone?

If you have read the book Extra Hot: An Essential Guide to the World’s Hottest Chilli Sauces and Spicy Foods by Gary Allen, you’ll know that death by hot sauce is incredibly rare.

According to the book, the only known person to die from hot sauce was a contestant on the TV show “Man vs. Food.” He ate an entire pound of Red Savina peppers in under two minutes. Apparently, he was completely okay after he had Rushed to the hospital, and they released him a few hours later with some antacids. However, when they went back a week later to get some blood work done, the man had died of what the doctors determined was acute asthma.

Why is Da Bomb hot sauce so hot?

Da Bomb hot sauces are hot because of the dehydration process they use. The peppers are flash dried making them extra hot after natural concentration has been created. If you are a hot sauce fanatic, Da Bomb hot sauces are a must visit for you. Most hot sauces use vinegar as the base, while Da Bomb hot sauces use the hottest peppers in the world to produce their product. They also serve Da Bomb foods which is a line of marinades that contain the hottest ingredients known to man.

Conclusion

Hot Sauce makes the perfect gift; they are as unique as the spices in their bottles. Not only is hot sauce spicy, but it also comes in a variety of flavors, small bottle sizes, and price ranges. In other words, there is a hot sauce perfect for everyone.

We did our homework to find the hottest, most original, and most delicious hot sauces out there for your gift-giving pleasure. We also found some cheaper, more basic options for anyone who can’t afford the high-end sauces.

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