Who else is a huge fan of Sriracha Rooster Sauce? I love this spicy sauce on just about everything!

Kalyn's Kitchen Picks: Sriracha Rooster Sauce

For years I remember seeing Sriracha Sauce on the tables in Asian restaurants.  My friends who loved spicy food always called this “Rooster Sauce” because of the rooster on the bottle.  I’m not someone who can handle ultra spicy foods, so for some ridiculous reason, I never tried it on my food. Fast-forward quite a few years and I noticed food bloggers everywhere talking about the great flavor of Sriracha.  I tried it, and I’ve been loving it ever since whenever I want just a little spicy-hot flavor in something.  And now Sriracha Rooster Sauce is something that is always in my fridge, so it seems like time to officially add it to Kalyn’s Kitchen Picks, my list of food items and products that I happily buy over and over.

I’m well aware that the Sriracha sauce I buy in my local supermarket or Asian grocer is not the real Sriracha sauce you’d get if you went to Thailand or Vietnam. (Someday I hope to go there and try it!)  If you want to try making it, there’s a recipe for authentic Thai Sriracha at She Simmers or one for Sriracha Chile Sauce at Viet World Kitchen.  If I get to Thailand or Vietnam I’ll report back on how the flavor of the authentic Sriracha is different, but meanwhile I’ll continue enjoying the sauce you see pictured in this post.

I often use Sriracha mixed into a dressing or stir-fry sauce, and below are a few of my favorite recipes using this tasty sauce.  Check after the photos for  even more recipes, including some from other Sriracha-loving food bloggers.  (And if you have a favorite recipe that uses Sriracha, please let us know about it in the comments!)

Some of My Favorite Recipes with Sriracha

Sriracha Recipes found at KalynsKitchen.com

Low-Carb Sriracha Beef Lettuce Wraps are one of my favorite dinners! If you’re a beef eater who likes Sriracha, you’ll probably make this over and over!

Sriracha Recipes found at KalynsKitchen.com

These Sweet and Spicy Baked Sriracha Chicken Thighs have that sweet-spicy flavor combo that makes Asian food so good!

Sriracha Recipes found at KalynsKitchen.com

I love the touch of Sriracha in the dressing for this Spicy Cilantro Peanut Slaw and this salad has been really popular on the blog!

Sriracha Recipes found at KalynsKitchen.com

Sriracha-Glazed Grilled Chicken Kabobs will be a hit with anyone who enjoys spicy chicken!

More Tasty Ideas for Getting Sriracha Into Your Life

Spicy Whole Wheat Sesame Noodles with Chicken, Green Onions, and Cilantro from Kalyn’s Kitchen
Tofu and Green Bean Stir Fry with Spicy Peanut Sauce from The Perfect Pantry
Spicy Mint and Cucumber Salad with Lemon, Mint, and Cumin from Kalyn’s Kitchen
Cheesy Sriracha Chicken Dip from Barefeet in the Kitchen
Sriracha Beef Cabbage Bowls from Kalyn’s Kitchen
Sriracha-Glazed Honey Buffalo Wings from White on Rice Couple
Spicy Dipping Sauce for Sweet Potato Fries or Roasted Vegetables from Kalyn’s Kitchen
Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Sriracha-Lime Dressing from Cookin’ Canuck
Spicy Stir-Fried Sugar Snap Peas with Soy Sauce, Sesame Oil, and Sriracha from Kalyn’s Kitchen

Learn More About Sriracha

Sriracha Sauce from The Perfect Pantry
Dear Sriracha from The Oatmeal (very funny!)
Sriracha Taste-Off from Viet World Kitchen
Chili Sauces Explained from Eat It, Atlanta
Sriracha, Seductress in a Squeeze Bottle from The Traveler’s Lunchbox
A Chili Sauce to Crow About from The New York Times
100 Ways to Use Sriracha from Endless Simmer

About Kalyn’s Kitchen Picks

I love to share my favorite foods and kitchen tools and you can see the complete list of products and foods I’ve chosen at Kalyn’s Kitchen Picks. I purchased the Sriracha in the photo myself and this company has no idea that I’m writing about their product. Everything featured for Kalyn’s Kitchen Picks is a product I’ve tried myself and loved. For years now I haven’t accepted samples from the many companies who offer to send them to me, and for the very few times I’ve featured a product I received as a sample, I will always disclose that, and you can be sure I won’t be writing about anything unless it’s something I would have happily purchased myself.

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