- What are the ingredients of Tabasco hot sauce?
36 Tabasco peppers
1 clove garlic
1 tablespoon sugar
½ teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon horseradish
1 cup hot vinegar
1 cup water
- How do I make my own Tabasco hot sauce?
Take all the ingredients mentioned above and cook the peppers and the garlic in a pan with hot water. Cook them until they are soft and then press them through a very fine sieve. Add all of the remaining ingredients and simmer in a pan until you have a smooth texture. If the sauce is too hot it is possible to thin the sauce by adding oil or vinegar.
There are many different recipes for hot sauce but most involve infusing the chili peppers with vinegar and oil and combining fruits or vegetables to make a pulp and give the sauce some extra flavor and texture.
- What is Tabasco hot sauce and what can I have it with?
Tabasco hot sauce is a spicy sauce that can be added to virtually anything. It is commonly added to the cocktail 'Blood Mary' which consists of vodka and tomato juice along with other flavorings like Worcestershire sauce.
It is often personal preference what Tabasco sauce is added to and many people like it on a lot of their food to give it a spicy and flavorsome kick. You could add it to fish dishes, curries, casseroles and marinades.
Hot sauces may also be used as dipping sauces; this is typical of Asian cuisine. Asian hot sauces are often combined with a sweet flavor and are perfect for dipping foods such as spring rolls.