Crafted In Mexico
Crafted In Mexico

Proudly made in Mexico.
Then, now, & always.

Cholula has been made in Mexico since its inception, and is named after the oldest inhabited city in the country. Our complex flavor comes from a family recipe that has been handed down through many generations, blending native arbol and pequin peppers with an array of regional spices. From our distinctive wooden cap, to the delicious sauce inside, every bottle of Cholula is a celebration of great food, flavor and our Mexican roots.

Today Cholula is sold in Mexico and in over 20 countries internationally. We are proud to bring a little bit of Mexican tradition and craftmanship to delicious meals around the globe.


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Why is it called Cholula?

We are a brand with a proud Mexican heritage that is now a fixture in American homes and restaurants. To honor our roots, Cholula Hot Sauce was named after a 2,500-year-old city in Mexico, the oldest inhabited city in North America.

Cholula has been made in Mexico since its inception and is named after the oldest inhabited city in the country. Our complex flavor comes from a family recipe that has been handed down through many generations, blending native arbol and pequin peppers with an array of regional spices. From our distinctive wooden cap, to the delicious sauce inside, every bottle of Cholula is a celebration of great food, flavor, and our Mexican roots.

Today Cholula is sold in Mexico and in over 20 countries internationally. We are proud to bring a little bit of Mexican tradition and craftmanship to delicious meals around the globe.

How do you pronounce Cholula?

We’ve heard several interesting takes but it’s Choe-loo-la.

How spicy is Cholula Hot Sauce?

In 1912, Wilbur Scoville developed a scale to measure peppery punch. Cholula Original delivers an enjoyable 1000 - 2000 Scoville units. For comparison, bell peppers range between 0-100 while habaneros fall between 200,000-300,000.

Where can I find Cholula?

Cholula Hot Sauce is available in stores across the United States as well as in restaurants who know about good flavor. We now also have our products available online so just click the SHOP button at the top and start purchasing! Click here to find stores in your state that carry it.

Is Cholula Hot Sauce gluten-free?

Gluten and gluten products, when present, will always be declared on the product label by the common name of the gluten source such as “barley”, “wheat”, “rye”, “oats” or “triticale”. It is important that you read the ingredient statement on your package at the time of purchase to ensure accurate, up to date information.

Is Cholula Hot Sauce kosher?

Check your product label. When a product is Kosher certified, the product label will carry a Kosher symbol indicating the certification is under the supervision of that Rabbinical certifier. The symbol is usually located on the front of the product package. Products may be certified as Kosher Pareve or Dairy.

Does Cholula Hot Sauce need to be refrigerated?

Clear space in your cabinet because Cholula Hot Sauce does not need to be kept cool. Cholula Hot Sauce is best used within the first six months after opening.

Where can i purchase the big bottle of Cholula (64oz)?

The big bottle can easily be purchased on our online store in an assortment of flavors.

HOW LONG IS PRODUCT GOOD FOR?

To enjoy the best flavor, we recommend that Cholula be consumed within six months of opening, and within its shelf life.

Cholula sauce can be consumed past 6 months of opening as long as still within its Best By date. However, the product is more exposed to oxygen which accelerates the degradation of color and flavor. There is no health risk; but the flavor will not be the same.

We don’t recommend consuming Cholula past its Best By date.

HOW DO I FIND THE BEST BY DATE?

Since mid-2018, our products have been stamped with Best by Dates and a lot code number beneath. Prior to mid-2018, a Julian date code was used. If your bottle does not have an explicit Best by Date, we do not recommend consuming. There is no health risk; but the flavor will not be the same.

IS THE CHOLULA BOTTLE AND ITS CAP RECYCLABLE?

After removing the cap, the glass bottle can be recycled where facilities exist. Check out "Are there ways to reuse the bottle?" below to read about some creative ways our customers have reused the Cholula caps and bottles

Are there other ways to recycle the bottle?

There are many other creative ways to recycle the Cholula bottle which include vases, pencil holders, wind chimes, soap dispenser, tiny pet water bowl, or a cap charm bracelet. We love to hear from our consumers on interesting ways the bottle and cap are reused.


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