28 Jan '14, 4pm

Locally-made, barrel-aged sriracha isn't just a sketch on Portlandia:

Locally-made, barrel-aged sriracha isn't just a sketch on Portlandia:

At the end of last year, the threatened shuttering of the Huy Fong Foods plant near Los Angeles had chili sauce addicts stocking up on bottles of the rooster as if it were the sriracha apocalypse. Should there be another scare, though, fanatics can rest easy: Sosu —the San Francisco– based maker of one-year-old Srirachup (sriracha meets ketchup)—is getting ready to release its first real round of preservative-free, whiskey barrel–aged sriracha. With 1,500 pounds of red jalapeños and fresnos (grown by Avalos Organic Farm in Hollister) fermenting away in a pungent mash of garlic, brown sugar, and salt, Sosu’s founder, Lisa Murphy, is ready to start jarring. “After a month of aging, you notice the fruity notes,” she says. “It calms down the spiciness as well.” While a test run of the sriracha has been successfully sold at farmers’ markets, to get in on the debut, you’ll have ...

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modernluxury.com 24 Jan '14, 10pm

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modernluxury.com 24 Jan '14, 8am

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treehugger.com 21 Jan '14, 12pm

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triplepundit.com 27 Jan '14, 10am

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modernluxury.com 23 Jan '14, 11pm

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modernluxury.com 23 Jan '14, 11pm

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