Once you've heard the call of sriracha's white rooster, it's hard to imagine your life without it. If you haven't heard of sriracha before -- which would be crazy -- let us be clear, we aren't channeling Jefferson Airplane here, we're talking hot chili sauce. Arguably the best hot chili sauce around.

Sriracha has boomed in popularity ever since the since Huy Fong Company first introduced it to the U.S. in the 1980s. Those who have tried sriracha before know what happens: complete and total obsession.

When you fall in love with sriracha, you fall hard. You'll eat anything just for another taste of it, adding it to dishes where it doesn't belong (spaghetti??). While we can relate -- some of us at HuffPost Taste have eaten meals comprising solely of corn tortilla and sriracha -- we feel that it's time to take it to the next level and start cooking with sriracha (rather than just smearing it on everything).

How do you eat your sriracha? Leave a comment.

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    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.theendlessmeal.com/spicy-sriracha-butter/">Spicy Sriracha Butter recipe</a> by The Endless Meal</strong>

  • Sriracha Cheddar–Pepper Jack Swirl Bread

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://lisamichele.wordpress.com/2012/08/31/sriracha-cheddar-pepper-jack-swirl-bread-for-bbd-53/">Sriracha Cheddar–Pepper Jack Swirl Bread recipe </a>by Parsley, Sage & Sweet</strong>

  • Sriracha BBQ Pork Ribs

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://notacook.com/2012/09/17/sriracha-bbq-pork-ribs/">Sriracha BBQ Pork Ribs recipe</a> by I'm Not A Cook</strong>

  • Lemongrass And Sriracha Grilled Shrimp

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://rasamalaysia.com/lemongrass-grilled-shrimp/">Lemongrass and Sriracha Grilled Shrimp recipe</a> by Rasa Malaysia</strong>

  • Fried Sole Sandwiches With Spicy Mayo And Pickles

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/27/fried-sole-sandwiches-wit_n_1061263.html" target="_hplink">Fried Sole Sandwiches with Spicy Mayo and Pickles recipe</a></strong>

  • Whole Wheat Sriracha-Cheese Crackers

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.anoregoncottage.com/2012/07/whole-wheat-sriracha-cheese-crackers/">Whole Wheat Sriracha-Cheese Crackers recipe</a> by An Oregon Cottage</strong>

  • Sriracha Garlic Wings

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://appetiteforchina.com/recipes/sriracha-garlic-chicken-wings/">Sriracha Garlic Wings recipe</a> by Appetite for China</strong>

  • Sriracha And Banana Pepper Potato Salad

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.thefoodinmybeard.com/2012/04/sriracha-and-banana-pepper-potato-salad.html">Sriracha and Banana Pepper Potato Salad recipe</a> by The Food in my Beard</strong>

  • Olive Oil-Poached Shrimp With Soba Noodles

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/12/15/olive-oil-poached-shrimp-_n_1151645.html" target="_hplink">Olive Oil-Poached Shrimp with Soba Noodles recipe</a></strong>

  • Sriracha Sesame Ginger Popcorn

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.bakeyourday.net/sriracha-sesame-ginger-popcorn/">Sriracha Sesame Ginger Popcorn recipe</a> by Bake Your Day</strong>

  • Salmon And Cavatappi Pasta Salad With Sriracha Sauce

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.okiedokieartichokie.me/2012/04/salmon-and-cavatappi-pasta-salad-with-smoked-paprika-sriracha-sauce/">Salmon and Cavatappi Pasta Salad with Sriracha Sauce recipe</a> by Okie Dokie Artichokie</strong>

  • Sesame-Crusted Tuna With Ginger Cream

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/27/sesame-crusted-tuna-with-_n_1058677.html" target="_hplink">Sesame-Crusted Tuna with Ginger Cream recipe</a></strong>

  • Sriracha-Pineapple Barbecued Chicken Sandwiches

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.kalynskitchen.com/2012/07/slow-cooker-recipe-for-sriracha.html">Sriracha-Pineapple Barbecued Chicken Sandwiches recipe</a> by Kalyn's Kitchen</strong>

  • Chilled Tofu With Scallions And Soy Sauce

    <strong>Get the<a href="http://www.fifteenspatulas.com/2012/07/12/chilled-tofu-with-scallions-and-soy-sauce/" target="_hplink"> Chilled Tofu With Scallions And Soy Sauce recipe</a> by Fifteen Spatulas</strong>

  • Creamy Sriracha Pasta Bake

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.bakeyourday.net/creamy-sriracha-pasta-bake/">Creamy Sriracha Pasta Bake recipe</a> by Bake Your Day</strong>

  • Srirachy Joes

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.thefoodinmybeard.com/2011/07/cleaning-out-the-kitchen-srirachy-joes.html">Srirachy Joes recipe</a> by The Food in my Beard</strong>

  • Xie Xie's Tofu Salad With Pickled Vegetables

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/27/xie-xies-tofu-salad-with_n_1058801.html" target="_hplink">Xie Xie's Tofu Salad with Pickled Vegetables recipe</a></strong>

  • Sriracha Salt

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://braisedanatomy.com/2011/12/25/sriracha-salt/">Sriracha Salt recipe</a> by Braised Anatomy</strong>

  • Orange Tofu And Broccoli

    This recipe only calls for a teaspoon of sriracha, but if you like some real heat in your dishes feel free to double (or triple) that amount -- the orange flavors of the dish will still shine through. <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/27/orange-tofu-and-broccoli_n_1057196.html" target="_hplink">Orange Tofu and Broccoli recipe</a></strong>

  • Sticky, Zesty Sriracha Tofu

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://aveganobsession.blogspot.com/2011/09/hot-n-zesty-sriracha-tofu-secret-recipe.html" target="_hplink">Sticky, Zesty Sriracha Tofu recipe</a> by A Vegan Obsession</strong>

  • Sriracha Peanut Candy Bars

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.thefoodinmybeard.com/2011/10/sriracha-peanut-candy-bars.html">Sriracha Peanut Candy Bars recipe</a> by The Food in my Beard</strong>

  • Sriracha Shrimp Cocktail

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://eisforeat.blogspot.com/2012/08/s-is-for-sriracha-shrimp-cocktail.html">Sriracha Shrimp Cocktail recipe</a> by E is for Eat</strong>

  • Summer Rolls With Halibut, Lemongrass And Radishes

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/27/summer-rolls-with-halibut_n_1061288.html" target="_hplink">Summer Rolls with Halibut, Lemongrass, and Radishes recipe</a></strong>

  • Red Chili And Peanut Butter-Glazed Salmon

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/27/red-chili-and-peanut-butt_n_1061101.html" target="_hplink">Red Chili and Peanut Butter-Glazed Salmon recipe</a></strong>

  • Firecracker Shrimp

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/27/firecracker-shrimp_n_1058010.html" target="_hplink">Firecracker Shrimp recipe</a></strong>

  • Thai Spicy Peanut Sauce With Poached Chicken

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/27/thai-spicy-peanut-sauce-w_n_1056965.html" target="_hplink">Thai Spicy Peanut Sauce with Poached Chicken recipe</a></strong>

  • Veggie Fries With Sriracha Mayo

    <strong>Get the <a href="http://eisforeat.blogspot.com/2012/08/v-is-for-veggie-fries-baked-with.html">Veggie Fries with Sriracha Mayo recipe</a> by E is for Eat</strong>