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Avery Island Home of TABASCO®

Avery Island Home of TABASCO®

Where is TABASCO® Sauce made? The McIlhenny family has made TABASCO® Sauce on Avery Island, Louisiana for over 5 generations. Built on a salt dome, it's a mysteriously beautiful place where the red peppers grow, the factory hums, and abundant wildlife can be seen in Jungle Gardens.

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TABASCO® Brand Factory Tour & Museum

TABASCO® Brand Factory Tour & Museum

Have you ever wondered "how the hot sauce is made?" Our ultimate fan experience on Avery Island will show you how we make our famous TABASCO® Pepper Sauce from seed to sauce. Learn everything you have ever wanted to know about the McIlhenny family and the history of the TABASCO® Brand. .cta-buttons .primary-cta { display:inline-block !important; }
TABASCO® Restaurant 1868!

TABASCO® Restaurant 1868!

Dine at 1868! at the home of TABASCO® Sauce. Enjoy spicy, authentic Cajun dishes and classic Southern comfort food – all seasoned with TABASCO® Sauce. Build your own bloody mary and try all of the TABASCO® Family of Flavors®.
Jungle Gardens
Take a guided bird tour, or a self-guided tour through Jungle Gardens and experience the beauty and tranquility of the ancient oaks and bayous.
TABASCO Cooking Demo
In this culinary course our executive chef shares secrets for recreating TABASCO® inspired Southern cuisine and explores new twists on traditional flavors.
Acadiana Culinary Experience
Food is one of the greatest ways to sample an area’s culture. In our Culinary Course, participants are able to get a feel for what Louisiana and TABASCO® Pepper Sauce are all about.

Avery Island Transportation

Please note that ride-sharing services are not available for pick-up from Avery Island. Taxi service is available Monday-Saturday with John Allen’s Taxi Cab Service: 337-940-1139.