Inspired by my last post, I decided to give some props to the McIlhenny Farms' genius product -- Tabasco sauce. There are literally thousands of different pepper sauces sold, but Tabasco maintains it's popularity. Livining up soups, sauces and all matter of other dishes it is an America icon.
Located at Avery Island, LA, the McIlhenny Company suffered damage from both Hurricane's Katrina and Rita. They resumed full operations in late September 2005.
Here's a neat article giving a little Tabasco history.