Maria’s Habanero Hot Sauce

This Caribbean pepper is famous for being the hottest chile pepper in the world. They come in a variety of shapes and colors(yellow, orange,green, red,chocolate). Not only are they extremely hot, but they also have a unique,distinctively fruity flavor.

It is the key ingredient in the popular Jamaican Jerk sauce. The habanero is also widely used in many different types of hot sauces. The popularity of this chile pepper continues to grow and is becoming easier to find on the grocery shelf.

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5-6 habanero chiles
1 cup vinegar
3/4 cup water
1 tsp. oregano
4 cloves garlic
1 tsp. sugar
1/2 tsp. salt

Combine all the ingredients in blender. Add salt and blend on high speed for 1 minute. Sprinkle on eggs, soups, pasta or anything needing an extra kick.

This is an outstanding sauce that is addictive and easy to make!