Matouk's Calypso Hot Sauce of one of my favorites due to it's truly unique flavor which is inspired by the rhythm of the Caribbean music. Calypso rhythms can be traced back to the arrival of the first African slaves brought to work in the sugar plantations of Trinidad. Forbidden to talk to each other, and robbed of all links to family and home, the African slaves began to sing songs. They used calypso, which can be traced back to West African kaiso, as a means of communication and to mock the slave masters. These songs helped to unite the slaves and so engrained a rich culture and tradition amongst the people of the Caribbean.
Ingredients: Aged Pickled Scotch Bonnet Peppers, Water, Salt, Modified Corn Starch, Vinegar, Onion Powder, Mustard, Potassium Sorbate, Soybean Oil, Spices, Xanthan Gum, and Colour
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By: Charles Russell - Bethlehem, CT Apr 22, 2014
One of the best hot sauces ever. Arrived VERY quickly.
Probably one of my favorites.
By: Vic - Twin Falls, ID Nov 13, 2013
Excellent sauce. Great habenero/ scotch bonnett flavor. Fantastic herbal flavor up front followed by the freight train of heat. One of my favorites.
Matouk's Calypso hot sauce
By: Denis Fontaine - gorham, ME Jul 2, 2012
an outstanding product that I have enjoyed for years. Authentic, tasty and hot!