Here is my version of the classic hot sauce of Rórigues Island in the Mascarenes. It is very thick, so feel free to thin with more water if you want.
This is part of a traditional Brazilian Churrasco, or mixed meat barbecue. Many habanero relatives grow in the Amazon Basin, where the species was domesticated.
Pickles such as this one are commonly used in South Africa as a condiment to further spice up curries. Also serve as a relish with chicken, turkey, lamb, or fish.
According to The Wall Street Journal and Euromonitor, hot sauces have notched the fastest retail sales growth among condiments over the past five years: 23.5%.
Named after the zombie-like stilt character that prowls around during Carnival celebrations, this sauce features two ingredients common to Trinidadian commercial sauces, papaya and mustard.
The combination of oregano and garlic imparts an Italian flavor to this vinegar, which we keep on the mild side so that the heat doesn’t mask the flavor of the garlic.
This condiment can be used for a stew of poultry or pork meat.