Chili Pepper News — popular culture
The evolution of hot sauce, from ancient time to today
A lot of us just can’t get enough of hot sauce, from topping breakfast, lunch, and dinner creations, to snacks in between Today, hot sauce is used to flavor everything from eggs and wings to stir fry, stew, dips, and even cocktails.
Hot Sauces Are Part Of Popular Culture
It’s a little difficult to believe there was once a time when hot sauces weren’t on everyone’s lips. We mean that literally; you know – as they drool and sweat through the glorious pain that comes with capsaicin. And, we also mean that figuratively – as in the fact that people can’t stop talking about super hot sauces. This isn’t just an American thing either. You know all about Tesco’s supermarket in the UK selling reaper peppers. You’ve also heard about the South African chicken chain, Nando’s, creating some blazing peri peri burgers. What you may not know is that...