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Meet Your Maker #26: Cowboy Poet Salsas

Having been in TX for nearly 2 months, you would think that I had run across a real cowboy – but it took meeting a fellow judge at ZF to show me the meaning of a real cowboy. Enter Rusty Feather, a genuine cowboy from Mon...
 
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Meet Your Maker #25: Lars of Csigi Gourmet Sauces

You’ve read the reviews of his products and read his reviews of products, but now it’s time to hear about the man himself. Lars is the man behind Csigi Gourmet Sauces (pronounced Cigi) and an devote chilehead whom I...

 
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Meet Your Maker #25 – Mark & Julie Riffle from Palmetto Pepper Potions

Well it has been along time coming for this interview. But we were finally able to corner Julie and Mark to see what goes on behind the scenes at Palmetto Pepper Potions. Palmetto Pepper Potions hot sauce company was founded in...
 
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Meet Your Maker #24 : Jeff Greenberg – Grumpy’s BBQ

I was first introduced to Jeff Greenberg, the maker of Grumpy’s BBQ Sauces, by Lisa of the Three Hot Tamales. The THT had met Jeff and taken him under their wing so to speak and I was happy to get the introduction. Jeff&#...
 
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Meet Your Maker #23 – Rob Burns, Scorpion Bay Hot Sauces

I’ve found that I tend to like a sauce more if I know the person behind the sauce and with Scorpion Bay Hot Sauces, it’s no exception. I’ve been emailing with Rob since early 2007 and as we exchanged various e...

 
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Meet Your Maker #22 – Geoff Love, Bloody Hot Mate!

The HSB Meet Your Maker Series returns for the 22nd time, this time from the land down under, Australia! Geoff came to the HSB just before he appeared as the featured photo in this article from theage.com.au and we couldn’...
 
 
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Meet Your Maker #21 – Denzel of Denzel’s Gourmet Foods

For this Meet Your Maker Monday feature, we’re bringing the HSB a little more of that Canadian heat. Who knew there were so many fiery Canadian manufacturers? To date we’ve seen the great white heat from Fired Up Fo...

 
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Meet Your Maker #20 – Not Yet Famous Marco Di Giuseppe

While Marco’s line of sauces uses the tag line “not yet famous”, anyone that has tried his products can attest to the fact that one day soon that will change. Marco is new to the fiery foods scene from a busin...
 
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Meet Your Maker #19 – Steve Burnham of Blue’s BBQ

Some of you may or may not remember but back in March of this year, I reviewed Blue’s Carolina Pepper Sauce and gave it high marks as an SAS (specific application sauce). The original is the perfect compliment to pulled p...
 
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Meet Your Maker #18 – Mad Dog’s David Ashley

I met with David Ashley at his home office in Massachusetts. He has his office in his basement where hot sauces are everywhere, prototypes samples, cases of Mad Dog of every imaginable flavor are piled in the entry room and the...