Fermented Jalapeño Hot Sauce

Fermented Jalapeño Hot Sauce


1 1/2 cups chopped jalapeños (about 6 oz.)
1/4 cup chopped white onion
3 garlic cloves, crushed
2 cups water
2 teaspoons kosher salt

How to Make It

Place jalapeños, onion, and garlic in a large glass jar with a tight-fitting lid.
Combine 2 cups water and salt in a saucepan; bring to a boil over high, stirring until salt dissolves. Cool to room temperature.
Pour salted water over jalapeño mixture. Cover with lid; set on counter in a cool place away from direct sunlight for 2 to 3 days, stirring once a day.
Process mixture in a blender until smooth. Serve immediately, or refrigerate in an airtight container up to 2 weeks.