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Tabasco Diamond Reserve Hot Sauce

by Joseph
Tabasco Diamond Reserve via Cool Material

Tabasco Diamond Reserve via Cool Material

We seem to be reaching some kind of anniversary nexus point, and we can now add another occasion to the pile: The 150th anniversary of Tabasco hot sauce. To celebrate, the hot sauce brand has released, and I’m not kidding about this, Tabasco Diamond Reserve. Since I don’t possess the capacity to write about special edition Tabasco without at least trying it first, here’s some spicy copy straight from Tabasco itself:

“This celebratory, limited edition TABASCO® Diamond Reserve Sauce is made from a selection of the finest tabasco peppers on Avery Island, chosen for their superior color, texture and robustness. These peppers are mashed with a small amount of salt, then aged – some for up to fifteen years – and blended with sparkling white wine vinegar. The resulting pepper sauce has exceptional complexity, while maintaining the signature flavor and vibrancy for which TABASCO® Sauce is celebrated.”

I have to wonder, if the Tabasco people are sitting on some premium, sophisticated hot sauce, why not just make that regular Tabasco? But instead of doing that, they’re offering 6-ounce bottles of Tabasco Diamond Reserve right here, priced at $34.95 a bottle. Try putting some on a 50th anniversary Big Mac.

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