Traditionally been available only to McIlhenny family members, Tabasco Family Reserve has been made available for us – the hot sauce loving public – in small batch for 2011. Using the choicest peppers, the sauce boasts the best flavor Avery Island has to offer. Essentially, Family Reserve is pepper mash left to age in oak barrels for an extended period (up to 8 years), then blended with white wine vinegar and strained.

Available now for $24.95.

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