ou may have heard of him. From birth, the stories abound. And he created Don Ricardo’s Pique sauce. That alone makes him legendary in our eyes. It was once said of Don Ricardo, "He is like a country gentleman, with the heart and soul from the fields still on his boots." Don Ricardo, is a man with many life experiences, and has been there, and of course done that. And today, he brings us a rich, complex, and seriously intense sauce, bringing his adventures and his romance for the islands to life for us to enjoy in every bottle.
They call theirs hot sauce.
His irreverent spirit
was unfettered as he pursued his calling and followed his muse, creating a sauce
with a taste quite unlike any other.
This is a living legend, a certain idea of excellence with all the pride originated by Don Ricardo. Made from the finest quality ingredients, Don Ricardo is the world's finest hot sauce. Strictly speaking, Don Ricardo is really in a class of its own. Don Ricardo's Pique sauce is a tantalizing recipe combining the finest Caribbean spices with a blend of tropical fruit to create a uniquely bold yet balanced flavor Don Ricardo today is the result of a continuity – of vision, of spirit, of passion – that is an absolute rarity in any time or place. To discover Don Ricardo is to share in that spirit, to sense that passion, to experience something truly exceptional. Intense, inspiring, individual, Don Ricardo is a revelation every time.
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We delight in the art and science behind making our hot sauce—The careful transformation of spices and fruit compelling singular unto itself, revealing its origins through its flavors. The result is a taste that is instantly identifiable and utterly unforgettable – a breathtaking abundance of flavors, an extraordinary contrast of richness and power, freshness and finesse. It is our enduring pursuit to innovate and perfect the process, always preserving the flavor and character that make Don Ricardo the preferred sauce.