This June 4, 2018 photo shows a display that counts how many bottles of Tabasco sauce were produced at the Tabasco factory on Avery Island on that day alone by early afternoon: 168,760. The famous pepper sauce was first made in 1868 and celebrates its 150th year this year. In addition to visiting the factory, visitors can see exhibits about the history of Tabasco, enjoy free tastings and samples, shop, dine and tour a nature preserve called Jungle Gardens.
This June 4, 2018 photo shows a display that counts how many bottles of Tabasco sauce were produced at the Tabasco factory on Avery Island on that day alone by early afternoon: 168,760. The famous pepper sauce was first made in 1868 and celebrates its 150th year this year. In addition to visiting the factory, visitors can see exhibits about the history of Tabasco, enjoy free tastings and samples, shop, dine and tour a nature preserve called Jungle Gardens. Beth J. Harpaz AP Photo
This June 4, 2018 photo shows a display that counts how many bottles of Tabasco sauce were produced at the Tabasco factory on Avery Island on that day alone by early afternoon: 168,760. The famous pepper sauce was first made in 1868 and celebrates its 150th year this year. In addition to visiting the factory, visitors can see exhibits about the history of Tabasco, enjoy free tastings and samples, shop, dine and tour a nature preserve called Jungle Gardens. Beth J. Harpaz AP Photo

Marking Tabasco's 150th birthday with a tour of Avery Island

June 13, 2018 11:09 AM