About

 
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THE BACKSTORY

Unable to find a clean hot sauce that satisfied his desire for maximum heat without compromised flavor, Señor Lechuga started creating his own in his kitchen in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The initial sauces were for personal consumption, not for sale. After sharing at his rooftop bbqs with friends — who all said “if you sold this, I’d buy it" — he decided to create a test batch to sell. The test batch sold out immediately. So together with his (then-pregnant) wife, who is the creative complement to his culinary passion, a brand was born.  

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THE BRAND

Reaper-Based Hot Sauce

Handmade in Brooklyn

Small-Batch

Clean

No Added Sugar, Preservatives, Emulsifying Agents, Animal Products, Artificial Flavors or Coloring 

Led by Husband & Wife Team

#CalienteAsFuck 

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THE BRASS TACKS

Scheduled Processes Developed and Verified through Cornell University

Scheduled Processes Filed with FDA

Scheduled Processes Filed with New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets

Food Process License and Food Protection Certificate through the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets

Acidified Food Inspection through New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets 

Better Process Control School Certificate through University of Tennessee