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Third Annual Hot Sauce Expedition – 2016

February 29, 2016

We sailed out of San Juan on the Windstar Line’s Star Legend to the Virgin Islands and the northern Leeward Islands. On the islands of Saint Martin and Jost van Dyke we bought hot sauces. In Marigot on french side of Saint Martin we bought Mabel’s Hot Pepper Sauce made in Trinidad. At the cruise […]


Second Annual Hot Sauce Expedition Wrapup

February 6, 2015

  Hot Sauces from Barbuda, Dominica, St. Lucia, St. Kitts, Terre-de-Haut and Marigot. Only tried Wendy’s from St. Kitts so far, it livened up a chili, would do that again.


Second annual Hot Sauce Expedition, cont 2

February 1, 2015

Bought a curried hot sauce made by Miguel (pictured) at the market in Marigot. You can see I am licking my lips from the sampling.


Second annual Hot Sauce Expedition, cont.

January 30, 2015

In Les Saintes, a French Hot Sauce. In St Kitts, Wendy’s Hot Sauce.  This is not Wendy, this is her sister Jeanne.


Second annual Hot Sauce Expedition

January 27, 2015

Here we are again on the second annual Hot Sauce Expedition to the Caribbean. Again at the Jambe de Bois coffee shop on Pigeon Island in St. Lucia. We have bought Sauces on Barbuda, Roseau Dominica, and today at Pigeon Island. Here is me buying Susie’s Hot Sauce on the dock on Barbuda.     […]


Visiting Hot Sauce Shops in Charleston

November 3, 2014

Fran and I checked out the Hot Sauce Shops in Charleston. Bought Hot Sauce in the City Market and on North Market St. Didn’t have my favorite Rocky’s Hot Sauces. Bought some Lottie’s Caribbean Sunrise Hot Habanero Mustard Sauce.


Make Hot Sauce

April 14, 2014

Some people find it hard to eat meals without using any kind of condiment. For many, condiments have become as staple as potatoes or rice. These are what people use to make their food more flavorful. One example of a good condiment is private label hot sauce. The hot sauce is something that a lot […]


Irwindale declares hot sauce smell public nuisance

April 11, 2014

A Los Angeles County city has declared the smell of Siracha hot sauce production a public nuisance, prompting a state senator to offer the offending factory a new home in a different city. Read more.


My Favorite Hot Sauce

March 3, 2014

I have always used hot sauce, but, could never claim to be an aficionado. Never went for the super hot hot sauces, couldn’t get the flavor past the heat, too macho for me. So, with the disclaimer out of the way, let me say I first bought this in a hardware store. Kind of appeals […]


Inspired by a Bajan Hot Sauce

  Inspired by a Bajan Hot Sauce I launched this website from a Pigeon Island coffee shop in St. Lucia. Fran and I flew to Barbados January 16th for a WindStar cruise to celebrate our 15th Anniversary, Fran’s Birthday, and me Shrugging. In the morning, we went to breakfast and I ordered a “local” style breakfast. […]