Yellowbird SauceMade in: Austin, TX
A brighter, less astringent hot sauce that uses citrus juice as the backdrop for fiery peppers in its three different varieties. This bottle has become our main squeeze.
$8 for 19 oz.; yellowbirdsauce.com
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