The rumors we have been hearing for the past month are true. Los Angeles Times confirms Sriracha shipping is halted for 30 days by state regulators. The city of Irwindale sued Huy Fong Foods, the manufacturer of Sriracha, Chili Garlic and Sambal Oelek, over odors which residents claim cause health issues. Production is stopped to give experts time to identify the cause and solution to the smells.
But have no fear! With Sriracha in limited simply, connoisseurs of the Asian hot sauce can take this opportunity to try a hand at making it themselves. Just fill up an old rooster bottle, and it’s practically the same: [Read more...]