Posts tagged: Chile
The first time I tried Tapatio hot sauce was when I visited my grandma in Mexicali B.C. back in 1990. She made a wonderful Pozole and asked her to hand me the Huichol chile but she replied that they didn’t have that type of sauce in Chicali, that they would only sell Tapatio hot sauce. So a little bothered by this new hot sauce I added it to my Pozole, mixed it and as soon as I took my first bite I fell in love with the taste. I figured it was the sauce that had given it this different taste. I didn’t get to have Tapatio until two years later when we made our way up to Pomona, CA in search of the American Dream. Todays history day is about the man who started a hot sauce company and changed the nation when it came to Chile. Read the story behind the man after the Jump.
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