How To Get Sriracha Stain Out Of Clothes

Pre-treat the stain with liquid detergent. Wait 10 minutes and then rinse in lukewarm water. For white, bleachable items without spandex, apply a Clorox® Bleach Pen Gel to the stain. Immediately wash in the hottest water recommended on the care label with ½ cup Clorox® Regular-Bleach2.

How I Discovered the Secret Weapon in the Fight Against Sriracha Stains

I often tell people that being a Clean Person is a little like being a doctor at cocktail party: When Im in a social setting, everyone wants to ask me about their proverbial moles. I dont mind this at all—I love hearing about peoples messes. Frankly, Id much rather hear about how you ended up with candle wax on the ceiling than have to look at photos of your ugly babies. Now you know.

How To Get Sriracha Stain Out Of Clothes

A few summers ago, over after-work drinks, a coworker piped up, “Jolie, can I ask you a question?” which, given my line of work was something he neednt have worried about. The question was this: He had an old pen stain on the light-colored pants he was wearing, and he wondered if there was a way to get it out. There sure was, I told him! Rubbing alcohol was the trick and, I added, if there was a bottle of hand sanitizer around, that could be used as a stain remover, since hand sanitizer contains a high concentration of alcohol.

We found some hand san, massaged a small amount of it into the pen mark and voila! No more pen stain. I went back to drinking my wine. My friend, however, wasnt content to stop there—those same pants also had some old Sriracha splatters on them and he was curious…

I bet you dont even need me to tell you that the hand sanitizer took those old Sriracha stains right out. There you have it: The solution to old Sriracha stains is hand sanitizer. Straight up rubbing alcohol will also do the trick.

How To Get Sriracha Out Of Clothing

The following steps can be used to get Sriracha out of most items of clothing:

Before You Begin

Before attempting to remove a hot sauce stain, test any detergent or cleaning solution on an inconspicuous area of the fabric to ensure that it doesnt cause discoloration. Older or dried stains will be harder to remove, so know that you might need to repeat the cleaning process several times before the stain disappears.


Does hot sauce stains come out?

Dip a sponge or clean white cloth in distilled white vinegar. Working from the outside edge of the stain toward the center, sponge the stain and then rinse well. Repeat until no more color from the hot sauce is transferred from the fabric to the sponge or cloth.

How do you get chili sauce stains out of clothes?

Rub salt onto the stain and then sprinkle with lemon juice. For silk and wool garments use cornstarch to soak up the hot sauce stain. Allow to sit for 20 minutes. Remove with a clean, white cloth – repeat until removed.

Does hot sauce come out of clothing?

For stubborn stains, rub with heavy-duty liquid detergent. Launder immediately. If color stain remains, soak/wash in chlorine bleach if safe for fabric, or in oxygen bleach. For extra heavy stains, apply dry cleaning solvent to back of the stain over absorbent paper towels.

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