nounchiefly North American
A spicy sauce or condiment made with chili peppers: he puts hot sauce on everything capsaicin is the same substance that gives chilies and hot sauces their heat
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- For many, flavor is found in tomato sauces, some extra garlic or a few dashes of hot sauce.
- Add 1 to 2 teaspoons hot sauce to taste.
- Combine everything but hot sauce and sour cream and mix well.
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