Want Some Baja Blast On Those Tacos? Mountain Dew Reveals New Hot Sauce

In the mid-aughts, some good minds at Taco Bell and Mountain Dew got here up with an thought. What if Taco Bell solely provided an unique Mountain Dew taste at its areas? 

By 2004, the partnership was able to unveil its creation, a tropical punch variant of the Dew known as Baja Blast. It has since turn into a well-liked menu merchandise on the Bell. Fiesta Potatoes and the Mexican Pizza show that when Taco Bell scores successful with followers, they’re captivated with it.

Mountain Dew has now taken its in style Baja Blast and turned it right into a sizzling sauce created in partnership with iBurn, a Houston-based specialty spicy grocer. In a press release shared with Food & Wine, Baja Blast combines the “iconic tropical lime taste of the beloved Mtn Dew Baja Blast with habanero peppers, inexperienced chiles, and jalapeño peppers.”

The bottle label design is on-brand for Mountain Dew, that includes a enjoyable illustration of a Dew-spewing “Mt. Baja” with varied seafaring vessels, on this case, a submarine and what resembles a Viking ship driving the wave of Baja Blast goodness. Bright peppers are parachuting in, and a shark is sporting a snorkel and diving goggles, for no matter cause. Baja Blast’s blue-green signature coloration is punctuated by the background’s pepper-inspired crimson and orange solar rays. The tamper-evident wrap on the highest of the bottle makes use of the identical orange and crimson stripes dotted with the Mountain Dew brand.

Baja Blast sizzling sauce received’t be out there in-store or at Taco Bell. The soda model is gifting away 750 bottles by way of sweepstakes. Fans have till February 8, 2023, to enter by way of Mountain Dew’s website.

Images courtesy of PepsiCo.



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