Whether you’re a Tabasco fiend or a dyed-in-the-wool Cholula fan, the fact is, you could be eating more hot sauce. It doesn’t matter the meal, time of day or nature of the food, you could be adding hot sauce to it.
Everyone thinks of spicy sauce on things like wings or cajun food, but there’s no reason to limit yourself. Hot sauce can be put on breakfast, lunch, or dinner, it can be used on sweet or salty fare — it doesn’t even matter if it’s solid or liquid. If it’s a kind of food, you can put hot sauce on it. Check out these 10 ways you never considered using hot sauce before. You can thank me later.
Add it to your breakfast
If you think Sriracha is only for Asian food, you’re wrong. Sriracha’s delicious bite is an amazing way to make eggs that much more delicious. It’s also incredible on potatoes. Hash browns, here we come!
Put it on your burger
Why settle for a boring burger? Spice it up with Frank’s Red Hot! For a real treat, add blue cheese and bacon.
Pour it in your soup
Knock your clam chowder into next week with a dash of Louisiana Hot Sauce! Or add Cholula to your potato soup! No matter the broth, hot sauce will liven it up in a way you never imagined.
Add it to your marinade
The next time you plan to grill, spice up your chicken with some Crystal Hot Sauce in the marinade. The spice will be just strong enough for a little kick after its cooked.
Spice up your mayo
Mixing a little bit of Rooster Sauce into the mayo will give any sandwich more bang for its buck.
Make your own spicy ketchup
While we’re on the condiments, try adding a bit of your favorite hot sauce to ketchup, and just see how much better tomatoes can get!
Use it in pasta
Whether you’re having spaghetti or lasagna, using tomato sauce or alfredo sauce, or even mac and cheese, add a bit of hot sauce to liven up your pasta in a way the Italians never even dreamed!
Sprinkle it on barbecue
Ribs, sausage or brisket, Tabasco makes barbecue better.
Put it on your bratwurst
Mustard, sour kraut and hot sauce! Add some of your favorite hot sauce to make your brats even more delicious.
Pour it on your pizza
Forget the ranch, bring out the hot sauce to make your pizza unbelievable!