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What is Awesome Sauce?

HomeWhat is Awesome Sauce?

It's a combo of homegrown, willpower, mixing it up – and the end result – AWESOME!

With roots in Rochester, NY and a group of guys tinkering with some key ingredients – this combination can create truly remarkable capabilities – from optics in space, to a great sauce for dinner.

It's this hometown pride and hunger for coming up with great innovations that have led to the partnership of JD Hootsafeller's and Optimax, creating our first round of “Awesome Sauce”, debuting at Optifab.

Recipe and Tips

Chicken wing dip:

  • 16oz Cream Cheese
  • 12oz Awesome Sauce
  • 2 cups Shredded Chicken
  • 1 cup Shredded Cheddar

Combine awesome sauce and cream cheese and heat in the microwave. Mix in chicken and cheddar put in the oven for 30 minutes at 350.

What is Awesome Sauce?

Simply AWESOME Sauce ideas!

  • Mix awesome sauce with either blue cheese or ranch to make a veggie, chip or pretzel dip.
  • Mix into cream cheese and spread on crackers.

Try it on…

  • Chicken wings
  • Eggs
  • Breakfast sandwiches
  • Pulled pork
  • Pulled chicken
  • Pork Chops
  • Salad
  • Macaroni and cheese
  • Mac salad
  • Cheeseburgers

Put it on your table and try it on EVERYTHING!

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