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18 Of The Best Gifts For Hot Sauce Lovers

Here at Pepper Geek, we know hot sauce. If you’re trying to find the perfect gift for the hot sauce lover in your family, you’ve come to the right place.

Buying gifts can be difficult. Maybe the hot sauce lover in your family seems to have every hot sauce known to man. Even if you’re not a fan of spicy food yourself, we took the guesswork out of it for you. Here at Pepper Geek, we’ve rounded up some of the best gifts that any spice connoisseur is sure to love.

1. Torchbearer Hot Sauce Variety Pack

We love Torchbearer sauces. In fact, it’s one of our favorite brands. Any hot sauce lover will enjoy this variety pack of unique and tasty sauces so they can choose their favorite.

  • Amazing hot sauce brand
  • All-natural, Vegan, Extract-free
  • Mini-bottle variety pack

2. Hot Sauce Kit Gift Set

This 34 piece gift set has everything you need to start making your own hot sauce.

  • Voted best hot sauce kit
  • Includes various dried peppers
  • Made and packed in the USA

3. Hot Ones Gift Pack

Hot Ones gift pack

Any hot sauce lover has probably seen (and loves) the Hot Ones series on YouTube. Heatonist sells various hot sauce gift packs, and they’re all delicious.

  • High quality craft sauces
  • Different options varying in spice level
  • Many gift sets include sauces from the show

4. Spicy Tabasco Dark Chocolate

If your loved one is a fan of both hot sauce and sweets, you may want to get them some spicy chocolate.

  • Not overly spicy
  • Small tin, good stocking-stuffer
  • Well-known Tabasco brand

5. Sutter Butters Hot And Spicy Crate

Hot and spicy gift crate

This gourmet gift crate contains five condiments and a recipe booklet. Who wouldn’t want to dip their pretzels into some jalapeno whiskey mustard?

  • High-quality specialty condiments
  • Elegant, convenient crate for easy gift-giving

6. Samyang Hot Chicken Ramen Noodles

Hot chicken ramen noodles

These ramen noodles are the real deal. Your favorite hot sauce lover won’t need to add any extra spice to these – they’re fiery!

  • Spicy and delicious
  • Not available in most chain grocery stores
  • Fun novelty gift

7. Paqui Carolina Reaper Madness One Chip Challenge

The worlds hottest chip made with the worlds hottest pepper! Invite your chilihead loved ones to partake in the one chip challenge. (Yes, only one chip comes in this package!)

  • Sells out quickly
  • Great novelty/gag-gift
  • Good for someone who likes hot food challenges

8. Cholula Original Single Serve Packets

Cholula is one of our all-time favorite hot sauces. If you know someone who takes hot sauce wherever they go, these single-serve packets are a perfect gift.

  • Portable single-serve packets
  • Great stocking stuffer
  • Well-known (delicious) Cholula sauce

9. Fuego Box Subscription Box

Fuego box gift

If you’re looking for a hot sauce club subscription gift, Fuego Box is a great option. Check out our full review of Fuego Box here.

  • Subscription box gift
  • Choose from 1, 2, or 3 hot sauces to a box
  • Top-rated hot sauce box

10. Wickles Pickles Original

When we’re not making our own spicy pickles, we’re buying Wickles. Wickles are the “pickle that bites back!”. These guys aren’t terribly spicy, but anyone who likes a little kick should enjoy these tasty pickles.

  • Unique flavor unlike any pickle we’ve ever had
  • Made in the USA
  • Available on Amazon as well as some chain grocery stores

11. Sriracha Boxer Briefs

Red and white Sriracha boxer briefs.

Who wouldn’t wan’t a pair of hot sauce boxer briefs? We had to throw a few silly gifts in this list. Any fan of Sriracha hot sauce will appreciate this (practical) gag gift.

  • Great gag gift
  • Popular, recognizable brand logo

12. Fun Hot Sauce Shirt

There is nothing wrong with loving the cheap grocery store hot sauce.

  • Recognizable hot sauce favorites
  • Hot sauce lovers love to show off their hobby!

13. Hot Ones Logo Shirt

Hot ones logo shirt

It’s the show with hot questions and even hotter wings. What better way to show off your love for hot sauce than to represent the Hot Ones show itself!

  • Comes in many sizes and colors
  • Great shirt for anyone that is a fan of the show

14. Pepper Geek Shirt!

Black "Pepper Geek" t-shirt
Pepper Geek shirt!

We love the Pepper Geek logo so much we had to put it on a comfy shirt. Any hot sauce lover is sure to appreciate this geeky, cozy cotton tee.

  • 100% cotton, unique Pepper Geek Logo
  • Great gardening hat

15. Smoked Ghost Pepper Powder

When cayenne powder just isn’t enough, your hot sauce loving friends will appreciate this super-spicy ghost pepper powder. Just be sure to warn them that this stuff is no joke!

  • Smokey flavor
  • Extra heat

16. Farm-to-Bottle Microdose Hot Sauce

Pepper extract gift set

These aren’t ordinary hot sauces. These tiny bottles pack a serious punch because they’re potent pepper extracts. A few drops will go a long way in terms of flavor and heat.

  • Extracts made from rare, single strain chili peppers
  • Grown organically
  • Good stocking stuffer

17. Hot Sauce Recipe Book

Take it from us, chiliheads like making their own hot sauce as much they enjoy eating it. This recipe book includes delicious sauce recipes and even ways to use them!

  • Includes 32 recipes with varying levels of heat
  • Easy to follow recipes with history on hot sauce
  • Would make a good complement to a hot sauce making kit

18. Sriracha Spice Blends

Sriracha spice blends (6 pack)

We love Uncommon Good because they have lots of unique gift options. These 6 spice blends bring heat and flavor to an

  • Perfect gift for the home cook
  • Spicy and flavorful spice blends
  • If Candied “Bacon” Sriracha doesn’t say enough…

That wraps up our list of the best gifts for hot sauce lovers! Let us know in the comments if you think there is anything we should add. We’re always on the lookout for new products for chiliheads.


Crystalyn loves spicy food and getting creative in the kitchen. When she isn’t finding new ways to use hot sauce, shes very busy watching cat videos on the internet.