5 CBD Hot Sauces to Try Now
Hot sauce is a quick and easy way to add some extra flavor to your favorite foods.
Tacos, pizza, fried chicken, eggs, rice, noodles. they’re all candidates.
CBD hot sauce works much the same way. Except you also get the calming, pain-reducing effects of cannabidiol, which—hey, synergy.
Here are five CBD hot sauces that will calm you down as things get heated.
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Hot Sloth CBD Hot Sauce
This newly-released condiment comes from Mike Bagale, the former executive chef of three-Michelin-star Alinea, and journalist Kat Odell. The tangy sauce features habanero, lightly fermented plum and a funky base note of umami, courtesy of Japanese white miso paste, plus Pot d’Huile CBD olive oil. Put it on all things cheesy, fried chicken, fries and breakfast sandwiches. / $36, Pot d’Huile
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Satan’s Breath CBD Hot Sauce
Crafted with a blend of six fire roasted peppers, including serranos, habaneros and Carolina reapers, it’s guaranteed to satisfy your craving for heat. And maybe cause a little pain (the word “Satan” should be a dead giveaway). Toss it with chicken wings, and have a cold drink at the ready. / $15, Hemp Hop
Rocky’s CBD Infused Hot Sauce
This mild-to-medium red pepper sauce is a workhorse than can be applied to practically anything. Dash it onto your next meal, or use it as a rub for grilled meats. $12, Rocky’s Hot Sauce
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Loud Grandma CBD Chile Crisp Oil
Brooklyn chef Calvin Eng created this approachably hot, crunchy condiment as his take on the Chinese-made Lao Gan Ma. His version features plenty of chiles, Szechuan peppercorns, garlic, onion, fermented black soybeans and tomato paste. Spoon it over rice bowls, noodles, instant ramen, vegetables and eggs. / $24-$32, Pot d’Huile
CaJohn’s Burning Desire CBD Hot Sauce
Founded in Columbus, Ohio in 1996, CaJohn’s makes a lot of hot sauces. But the one we’re concerned with today is the Burning Desire sauce, which is made with orange habaneros, pineapples, papaya and guava alongside vinegar and CBD oil. It’s a little fruity, a little earthy, and works on damn near anything. / $9, Hot Sauce Mall
Calm Things Down as You Heat Things Up