Recipe: Delicious Heather's Homemade Hot Sauce

Heather's Homemade Hot Sauce.

Heather's Homemade Hot Sauce You can have Heather's Homemade Hot Sauce using 17 ingredients and 10 steps. Here is how you cook it.

Ingredients of Heather's Homemade Hot Sauce

  1. Prepare of Dry ingredients.
  2. You need 2 of Bay leaves.
  3. It’s 2 tbsp of onion powder.
  4. It’s 1 tbsp of garlic powder.
  5. Prepare 5 tbsp of cayenne pepper powder.
  6. Prepare 1 tbsp of habanero pepper powder.
  7. You need 3 tbsp of paprika.
  8. You need 2 tbsp of salt.
  9. Prepare 1/2 tsp of ghost pepper powder (optional).
  10. You need of Wet ingredients.
  11. Prepare 4 cup of white vinegar.
  12. You need 1/2 cup of apple cider vinegar.
  13. You need 1/3 cup of balsamic vinegar.
  14. It’s 1/3 cup of honey.
  15. Prepare 1/2 cup of apricot preserves.
  16. Prepare 2/3 cup of spiced rum.
  17. You need 6 oz of can of tomato paste.

Heather's Homemade Hot Sauce instructions

  1. In a large saucepan, mix together all dry ingredients, except bay leaves..
  2. Add honey, apricot preserves, spiced rum, and tomato paste. Mix well..
  3. Whisk in all vinegars, saving 1/2 cup of white vinegar..
  4. Place on stovetop, add bay leaves and bring to a slow boil over medium heat..
  5. Once boiling, reduce heat to low and cover, simmering for at least 30 minutes..
  6. Turn off stove and let cool for 1 hour..
  7. Remove bay leaves and pour into a blender, blending until smooth..
  8. Using a fine mesh strainer, strain the mixture into a clean saucepan. (Use a spoon to push it through the strainer, the mixture will be thick.) Discard the leftover pulp..
  9. Add 1/2 cup of white vinegar (more or less depending on preference) to the sauce, to thin to desired consistency..
  10. Cover and let cool completely before bottling..

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