Translated to "pepper”, Shito is widely used throughout Ghana. While every home has their own trade secrets, this smoky, savory sauce is always rich in flavor from hot peppers, caramelized onions, tomatoes, herbs, and its seafood base. We love it with Grilled Fish and Meat, Rice & Beans, Plantains, Breakfast Sandwiches, Pizza, and Cheeseboards.
In West Africa, Ayo means joy. The company was founded by Fred and Perteet Spencer, a husband and wife team to bring West African flavors into homes across America.
Onion (Onion, Natural Onion Flavor, (Gum Arabic, Natural Flavors, Rice Concentrate, Maltodextrin), Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Tomato Paste, Water, White Distilled Vinegar, Paprika, Salt, Habanero Pepper, Ginger, Chicken Broth, Crushed Red Pepper, Shrimp Extract Powder (Maltodextrin, Shrimp Extract [Shrimp, Salt], Salt), Cumin, Garlic, Black Pepper, Thyme, Rosemary, Oregano