Put Down The Tapatio For A Sec And Try These Hot Sauces With Hilarious Names
Whether it’s putting salsa Tapatio on our Maruchan ramen soup with some limon or salsa Valentina on homemade crispy potato chips, some things just so classic, we don’t even stop to think of new options. You might want to change up your routine though when you meet these hot sauces that might have you shedding ? form either the name or the ? scale.
1. Gringo Bandito
If the blonde charro in sunglasses looks familiar, that’s because the icon behind this gluten-free, low salt content hot sauce brand is actually Dexter Holland from punk band, The Offspring. The hot sauce can be found in over 500 restaurants, including the Angels Stadium in Anaheim, Calif.
2. Satan’s Blood
Remember when we all used to be scared of the Chupacabra? Well now we have the logo (and flavor) of this chile extract to be worried about. It’s rated 5 ? on the site’s fire scale.
3. Dat’l Do-It Devil Drops
Ok, the alliteration for this hot sauce from St. Augustine, Fl., is ?. You might just need a few drops on your chicken tinga tacos to kick up the spicy factor, das it.
4. CaJohn’s El Chupacabra Hot Sauce
Remember when we spoke about being afraid of the Chupacabra? We spoke #toosoon. You might be afraid to chupar tus dedos after putting a few drops of this hot sauce on your ceviche tostada, with ingredients including ultrahot peppers such as Trinidad Scorpion.
5. Blair’s After Death with Liquid Fire Hot Sauce
Besides spooking out your party guests with the name, this bottle can be a great addition to your Halloween or Dia de Los Muertos party foods with its skull keychain. It’s pretty high up there on the hot scale according to the side diagram, so be careful when putting it on your Tostilocos bag.
6. Cafe Tequila Citrus Habanero Hot Sauce
We like tequila with lime, but tequila with citrus in a HOT SAUCE? Why didn’t we think of putting this together before? Excuse us while we grab this sauce and put it on our cochinita pibil.
7. Big O’s Health Scare Hot Sauce
Ok, we’re going to take a wild guess here and say the makers of this hot sauce are not Democrats. The website describes it as “Big O’s Health Scare Hot Sauce will scare the daylights out of you with its searing heat and scorching ability to put your health in the hands of the idiots in Washington, DC.” ? ? ?
8. Ass Reaper Hot Sauce
Ok, the bottle design of this hot sauce warning us how ? it’s going to be makes us want to cue in the video of La callida de Edgar, “Ya guey.” We get it, it’s hot! Now stop trying to scare us! ? ?
9. Bat’s Brew Hot Sauce
We know Louisiana likes its hot sauce, so it’s no surprise the city of Transylvania, Louisiana came up with something to try to spook La Llorona. The hot sauce has combo of jalapeño AND habanero, so get ready for your mouth to be on FIRE!
10. Arizona Gunslinger Mega Diablo Extra Hot Pepper Sauce
With spicy hot sauces, you know a name like ‘Diablo’ HAD to be on the list. We could figure out that it was going to be hot just by having ‘Diablo’ in there, but Arizona Gunslinger wanted to make sure we got the point by adding the words ‘Mega’ and ‘Extra.’
11. Lucky Dog Hot Sauce’s Día Del Perro
If you have a friend who is all into building altars for Dia de los Muertos, this might be a great gift idea to get them. This hot sauce has green tomatillo and gets its kick from chile tepin.
12. Pain is Good Batch #218 Louisiana Style Hot Sauce
The photo on the bottle is totally giving us vibes from “The Sandlot.” What’s inside the bottle are ingredients including habanero peppers, tamarindo and brown sugar.
13. Chef Cristiane’s Brazilian “I’m Hot” Gourmet Hot Sauce
Brazil might not be the first place in mind when it comes to getting hot sauces from Latin America, but the malagueta pepper is widely used in the Bahia state. That is the star ingredient in this hot sauce made by a Brazilian chef in Chicago.
14. Inferno’s Ghost
Hopefully this hot sauce that includes the notorious ghost pepper (Bhut Joloika peppers) and ground up habanero doesn’t make you go through seven layers of hell because it’s burning your tongue off!
15. Sting ‘N’ Linger Trinidad Scorpion Hot Sauce
Like that Cranberries song says, (RIP Dolores O’Riordan) “Do you have to let it linger?” Um, we say yes if you’re probably going to put some drops of this hot sauce on your burrito.
16. Iguana en Fuego
This hot sauce is made in Costa Rica with habanero peppers, but it also has some tropical notes of papaya and passion fruit to make your taste buds withstand the heat!
17. Jardine’s Blazin’ Saddle Habanero XXX Hot Sauce
Although the recipe of this hot sauce changed from gathering habanero peppers in Belize to now getting them from Colombia, that doesn’t chance the spicy level of the sauce. It is still XXX hot according to the label.
18. Marie Sharp’s “NO WIMPS ALLOWED”
No wimps allowed? Challenge accepted. ? ? ? We can take on the habanero smash and Cajun + Creole spices.
19. Pickapeppa Red Hot Sauce
20. Dark Side of the Pepper Chipotle Hot Sauce
May the force be with you when you try this hot sauce. Chipotle may not be as spicy as hababero, but you still gotta watch your tongue!
21. Flamin Flatulence X-Hot
Fire in the hole! This hot sauce says it all on the bottle.
22. El Yucateco Black Label Reserve Chile Habanero Hot Sauce
Now this wasn’t isn’t supperrr out-of-the-ordinary in its name, but we included it because the Yucateco bottle we typically see at restaurants are the green or red sauce ones. The black label is supposed to be more mild than the other two, so you can just *look* fancy while smothering this on your tacos.
23. Ass in the E.R. Scorpion Pepper Sauce
Now scorpion peppers are supposed to be some of THE hottest peppers in the world, so this sauce might have a good reason for its title? It is rated as HotSauce.com’s hottest hot sauce!
Our reaction if you have tried any hot sauce with ‘scorpion’ in the title.
There is no playing around with scorpion peppers! Well done, my friend. ? ? ?
Which hot sauce name is the craziest on the list? Tell us in the comments!