Posted May 12, 2005 by Nick Lindauer in Hot Sauce News

Sultan of sauce likes it very hot

This is an old article from 2000 that I happened upon while searching the term “Sultan of Sauce”

Tim Seaver, the owner of Tios Mexican Cafe, calls him the “Iron-Throat Guy,” and speaks of him with authoritative awe. But Tom Starks doesn’t seem impressed with his feat. Tasting 1,000 different hot sauces over four years represents a natural progression for someone who began enjoying spicy food as a child. Read More…

Wonder how many he has tasted by now? After 15 years of hot sauce loving, I’m sure I’ve tasted over 1,000 hot sauces, wish I’d kept track.

How many have you tasted?

Nick Lindauer

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