Tapatio Hot Sauce Review

Review of: Tapatio Hot Sauce

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Detailed review of Tapatio Hot Sauce. See what real experts and actual users have to say about this hot sauce.

Product Name:  Tapatio Hot Sauce

Overall Rating:  Hot Sauce Rating 3.5/5

Size:  5.0 oz

Price:  $ for 1 Bottle

Peppers Used:  Red Pepper

Where To Buy:  Click Here

Ingredients:  Red Peppers, Water, Salt, Spices, Garlic

Overall Opinion:

Tapatio Hot Sauce is a good traditional hot sauce.

It definitely has a mild/medium spice level.

It’s not too spicy, but after it’s cooked, you can taste the kick even more.

The sauce is red in color and has a runny thin texture, so be sure to shake before using.

The heat comes from the red peppers, but it’s nothing too intense at all.

The sauce has very few ingredients, but surprisingly, the sauce has so much flavor.

Overall, it’s a delicious traditional sauce with medium heat, absolutely perfect for a Bloody Mary.

Detailed Opinion

Overall Appearance

This sauce has a thin and runny consistency.

It’s red in color with black speckles throughout.


This sauce smells like garlic, red pepper, and spices.

Just smelling it makes my mouth water because it smells really good!

Spice Level/ Heat

Tapatio Hot Sauce has a mild/medium spice level.

Overall Taste

This sauce is good, with a medium spice level. It’s that traditional sauce that brings a kick to almost anything.

The main flavor is garlic and red pepper, so it’s very simple, yet the perfect addition to so many recipes.

Ingredient Analysis

Tapatio Hot Sauce has a small number of ingredients. The key ingredients are Red Peppers, Water, Salt, Garlic, and Spices.

After looking at how few ingredients it contained, I was surprised by the depth of flavor. It has so much more flavor than I would have expected with these ingredients.

This mix of ingredients really creates a simple, but tasty sauce you can use to spice up almost anything… SO DELICIOUS!

Cooked Taste Test

When I added it to chicken and allowed it to cook a bit, the sauce developed a little more of the spice.

The sauce definitely seemed stronger after it had been warmed up. Luckily, no matter how hot, cold, fresh, or cooked, Tapatio Hot Sauce always has that delicious and memorable flavor.


The 5 oz bottle costs $. That’s a very affordable hot sauce!


I couldn’t find any guarantees on their website.

Where To Buy

To buy Tapatio Hot Sauce:  Click Here

Tapatio Hot Sauce:  Summary

Factor Tapatio Hot Sauce
Overall Rating Hot Sauce Rating 3.5/5
Appearance Red, thin, and watery
Smell Smells like red pepper, spices, and garlic
Spice Level/ Heat Mild/Medium
Overall Taste Delicious and flavorful
Ingredients Red Peppers, Water, Garlic, and Salt
Cooked Taste Medium spice is more prominent
Price Costs $ for 5 oz bottle
Guarantee? None
Where To Buy Click Here

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