Natural Sriracha Sauce Recipe?

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on May 20, 2009
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sriracha natural

Natural Sriracha (hot sauce) recipe.

This morning, I got a tweet from @marcalt:

Is there a sriracha sauce that doesn’t contain potassium sorbate, sodium bisulfite and xanthan gum? #sriracha

Now, I’m a hot sauce lover. If I’m not sweating, blowing my nose, coughing…I’m not enjoying my meal. But I’d never checked the ingredients on Sriracha, the tricky stuff! I buy it at Whole Foods, but that don’t mean it ain’t full of stuff that’ll cook and twist and toxicfy my insides. 

So I retweeted Marc’s astute question. Ah, the wonders of twitter: within five minutes I got this message back from the big wide world of virtual reality. Click image below for recipe:

natural sriracha recipe


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12 Responses to “Natural Sriracha Sauce Recipe?”

  1. jennifer says:

    Funny, did you see the Times article today?

  2. sj* says:

    the world could benefit from my dad's famous hot sauce recipe. bonafide texas fiyah. too bad it's a secret…

  3. I think that's why Marc asked about it on Twitter…I only saw the article after the fact, but linked it above.

  4. Jeff Roth says:

    sriracha has msg in it

  5. loki says:

    No, sriracha does not have msg, look at the ingredients. But it now has sodium bisulfite, which I hate. Potasium sorbate is actually in fruits, and xanthum gum is a plant too.

  6. loki says:

    i should have said bacteria for Xanthan gum.

  7. Tony says:

    Sodium bisulfate is just baking soda.

  8. Wow! Sounds delicious. 🙂

    Cajun Mike

  9. kim says:

    no, baking soda is sodium bicarbonate. bisulfate is a manufactured product with one of the ingredients being sulfuric acid.

  10. Danika @ Your Organic Life says:

    Most xantham gum is GMO if it's not organic