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Sriracha has earned a cult following, but the story of this spicy sauce is a mystery to most fans. Dedicated to Sriracha lovers, this documentary travels around the globe to reveal its origin and the man behind the iconic "rooster sauce."

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Randy Clemens Randy Clemens ... Author - The Sriracha Cookbook
Jordan Crowder Jordan Crowder ... Self
Harold Dieterle Harold Dieterle ... Self
Oz du Soleil Oz du Soleil ... Self
Adam Holliday Adam Holliday ... Self
Jet Tila ... Self
David Tran David Tran ... Self - founder of Huy Fong Foods
Craig Underwood Craig Underwood ... Self
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Sriracha has earned a cult following, but the story of this spicy sauce is a mystery to most fans. Dedicated to Sriracha lovers, this fast-paced documentary travels around the globe to reveal its origin and the man behind the iconic 'rooster sauce.' Written by Anonymous

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The Sriracha Song
Written by Liam Taylor and Si Pettit
Performed by Liam Taylor and Si Pettit
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Amazing documentary, even for non-Sriracha fans
24 February 2018 | by swedeandsourSee all my reviews

I'm not a huge Sriracha fan myself - I just like the sauce, not love it, and I certainly don't have any Sriracha tattoos or anything of that sort. But this was a good documentary.

It was the perfect length, not too short and miss out on certain things and not too long and meandering. It really covers a lot of things - the production, the business, the origins, the history of the producer, the fandom, the history of Vietnam, the controversy of its true origin, etc. taking you from sushi kitchens to Thailand, from farms to college campuses.

It is quick and to the point, but still has a sense of a travel documentary.

It's entertaining, funny and informative. A must-watch for anyone interested in the sauce, the business or culinary culture.


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