How Hot?

How hot is Original Red
Sauce?

TABASCO® Original Red Sauce has a Scoville Unit Rating of 2500 – 5000, which means it’s hot – but not quite as fiery as our Habanero Sauce.

What are Scoville Units?

Scoville units are a standardized way of measuring the heat of peppers. A “Scoville Unit” is actually a measure of capsaicin (the chemical in hot peppers that is responsible for their heat). Read More

Habanero > 7000
Original Red 2500-5000
Chipotle 1500-2500
Garlic Pepper 1200-2400
Green Jalapeño 600-1200
Buffalo Style 300-900
Sweet & Spicy 100-600