Austin July 25, 2019
There’s A Shop In Austin Dedicated Solely To Hot Sauce And You’ll Want To Visit
As if this city wasn’t sweltering enough, there’s something else to boost the temperature. Tucked away on Austin’s famous Sixth Street sits a tiny storefront that’s packed full of spicy flavor. Tears Of Joy is certain to ignite your taste buds. There’s a shop in Austin that’s dedicated solely to hot sauce, and you’ll want to visit.
Amongst Sixth Streets lively bars and restaurants sits a different kind of attraction.
When you see this bright, Texas-themed mural, you know you're in the right place. Embrace your adventurous side and explore this wondrous little shop.
A world of spicy goodness awaits you.
This Austin institution was opened by mother and son team Joy Burleson and Brian Rush. It has provided locals and tourists with inventive hot sauces since 1999.
This place is packed floor-to-ceiling with incredible condiments.
No matter what your spice tolerance is, you'll find something that will make you salivate at Tears of Joy.
The variety is astounding.
You'll find classic hot sauces sitting right next to unique and rare flavors. Tears of Joy even has their own brand of salsas and condiments. Don't leave without taking home a taste from the Austin kitchen.
Tears of Joy really shows love to local artisans.
You can't find flavors like these just anywhere. Ask the associates about the new arrivals. They're always eager to gush about salsas with customers.
You'll also find mouthwatering BBQ sauces, mustards, and jellies.
At Tears Of Joy, the tasty flavors know no bounds. Come by and pick up a new chili or soup mix. You'll have a delicious dinner in no time.
This quirky shop is quintessentially Austin.
Tears of Joy is open from 10:30 a.m to 6 p.m on Monday - Saturday. On Sundays, they are open from noon to 4 p.m. Address: 618 East Sixth Street, Austin, TX 78701. To learn more, visit Tears of Joy's
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