Sriracha chili sauce bottles are produced at the Huy Fong Foods factory in Irwindale, California, in October 2013. Photo: AP
Sriracha chili sauce bottles are produced at the Huy Fong Foods factory in Irwindale, California, in October 2013. Photo: AP

Now there’s a Sriracha shortage, and spice lovers are up in arms

  • Huy Fong Foods, which makes one of the most beloved condiments in the US, has been forced to suspend production as bad weather hits the chilli harvest
  • Fans of the hot sauce lamented the ‘worst news of the year’ and ‘the end of days’, with some planning to buy in bulk in case stores run out

Sriracha chili sauce bottles are produced at the Huy Fong Foods factory in Irwindale, California, in October 2013. Photo: AP
Sriracha chili sauce bottles are produced at the Huy Fong Foods factory in Irwindale, California, in October 2013. Photo: AP
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