McIlhenny Company

Making Pepper Sauce on Avery Island, Louisiana, since 1868.

McIlhenny Company is America’s premier manufacturer of pepper sauces, and with our dedication to quality and tradition, it’s easy to see why. TABASCO® is a nationally and globally recognized brand of pepper sauce. Our company history spans over 145 years, and we use that experience every day to produce TABASCO® brand Industrial Ingredients.

It all starts here: Avery Island, LA.
It all starts here: Avery Island, LA.

As the leader of the fast-growing, fiery foods market, McIlhenny Company supplies food manufacturers with the same authentic TABASCO® brand Original Red Sauce flavor that has been enjoyed for over a century by both consumers and foodservice professionals. Now we offer this “unique flavor profile” in a variety of convenient forms to fit most food processing environments. The ultimate goal of the TABASCO® brand Industrial Ingredients Division is to help food manufacturers and processors like you enhance the flavor and profitability of your next great food idea.

Making Pepper Sauce since 1868.
Making Pepper Sauce since 1868.