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Slim's Hot Pepper Sauce

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“A simple recipe that is easily adjusted to suit your heat tolerance. The carrots are optional but when used give the sauce brilliant color and consistency. Excellent for Cayenne, Jalapeno, Habanero, Tabasco, orThai Chiles. Save your old hot sauce bottles and throw in the fridge to give away to your hot sauce loving friends! Should be stored in fridge.”
1hr 5mins
1.5 cups

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a sauce pan, saute the onion and garlic in the oil until soft. (if not using carrot, skip the next two steps).
  2. Add the carrots, if using, with a small amount of water.
  3. Bring to a boil, reduce the heat, and simmer until the carrots are soft.
  4. Place the onion, garlic, and carrot (if using) mixture in a blender, add chiles, and puree until smooth (if needed add a small amount of water - should be smooth not runny).
  5. Combine the puree, vinegar, lime juice (if using), and salt in a sauce pan and simmer until well combined.
  6. Strain if desired and place in bottles and refrigerate.

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