January 22nd is National Hot Sauce Day and Instacart has taken a survey of America to see what sauces rank at the top.
Hoy Fung Sriracha takes the number one spot across the country as the most preferred hot sauce.
Frank’s Red Hot Sauce comes in second, followed by Cholula.
States like California, Colorado, New Mexico, and especially North Dakota prefer their sauces at peak level hotness.
Here in Michigan, folks tend to trend more on the mild side.
According to data, February is definitely “hot sauce season” as sales of hot sauces go up 45% leading up to the Super Bowl.
I’m middle of the road with hot sauce.
I like heat but also want to enjoy the taste of my food.
Nothing worse than finding yourself sitting on the toilet at 2AM regretting that double cheese enchilada with the inferno sauce!