A new article on animals eating spicy foods was published by Mahi, a London-based company that produces craft marinades and hot sauces with all natural ingredients and in a variety of flavours. To find out more, visit https://www.saucymahi.co/blogs/news/the-two-animals-that-can-eat-hot-sauce-other-than-humans
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Do you love the fiery kick of spicy food? You're not alone! Learn why
some animals are partial to heat in their food in this newly published
article, and discover a new range of delicious natural hot sauces.
Mahi, a UK company
specializing in hot sauces,
released a report on animals
who enjoy hot foods.
Collating data from various scientific publications, the article claims that,
other than humans, tree shrews and birds are the only species that enjoy
and seek out spice in their food.
Most animals avoid hot foods such
as chilies, but not all. A genetic
mutation in tree shrews makes them
less sensitive to spicy foods.
Birds have very few taste buds, and they are indifferent to the
painful effects of capsaicin, the chemical component that
makes food feel "hot".
Sprinkling some hot sauce on bird
feeders is an effective way to
repel other animals, such as
squirrels, keeping birds well-fed.
If you live in the UK and have a taste for spicy food, explore the
range of hot sauce available from Mahi, online and in selected
Each Mahi sauce is made with a unique
blend that is free of preservatives,
chemicals, and other artificial
ingredients. Many of their products are
suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
Founded in 2008 in England, Mahi’s mission is to provide
sauces and condiments that are both flavourful and
You can choose between sauces of
different heat levels and in a wide variety
of flavour combinations, including
‘Carolina Reaper & Pineapple’ and
‘Tamarind & Mango’, which won the
prestigious Great Taste Award in 2019.
A satisfied customer said: “Flavour and heat revolution. Absolutely my favourite
sauces. The flavours and the punch that the heat packs are incredible. I’ve been
recommending them to all my friends; they love them too”.
Whether you’re looking for some
zing in your food or some serious
searing heat, Mahi has something
to suit your taste!
Visit www.saucymahi.co to find out more!