THE HOT SAUCE SOMMELIER
TasteMakers | October 31, 2018
We all have that one friend, whom, when asked what product they can’t live without, say hot sauce! In a post Spice Girls world, consumers are often left to the big retailers when searching for the perfect hot sauce, but rarely stumble upon Grandma’s infamous recipe! Alas, meet the Heatonist, a curated natural hot sauce store, located in Brooklyn, New York, where small farmers and consumer interests intersect. We met Noah Chaimberg, the founder of Heatonist over dinner a couple of months back in a lofty Brooklyn apartment to discuss his love for all things hot and how he got started. “I have always been dabbling in projects on the side and loved to cook. When I was 15, I would sell Pokemon posters on eBay and then at the age of 16, tried to sell Catamarans in Vermont. I had met a supplier from Canada and convinced…
RADICHE (noun): pronounced as “rah-dish” since we like to get fancy!
Besides it being an awesome vegetable, the radish is known in its social circle as a friendly, resilient, diverse and raw fellow. It’s everything that defines our Makers.