❔ Frequently Asked Questions

How to store Dad's XO Sauce for freshness?

Best stored in the refrigerator or in a cool dry place.

❕ Always use a clean/dedicated spoon when scooping sauce out the jar.
This helps preserve the proper moisture level, life and flavor of your XO.

How long does Dad's XO sauce last?

Our OG sauce lasts up to a year if stored in the fridge or up to 6 months if stored in a cool, dry storage.

The plant-based sauce will last up to 6 months in the fridge. Do not leave out for too long.

Does Dad's XO sauce have MSG?

Yes, we use Aji-No-Moto Japanese Umami Seasoning in The Original Dad's XO Sauce.

No, we do not in the Pescatarian Ver. of Dad's XO Sauce.

Is Dad's XO sauce pescatarians friendly?

The Original Dad's XO Ver. is not pescatarian friendly. It includes cured ham.

How to use Dad's Xo Sauce?

This sauce is a major flavor bomb. Best used with mild flavored foods that aren't already previously heavily seasoned. It can be used topically like a table top chili oil or as a finishing touch in cooking such as stir-fry's.

❕ Always mix thoroughly before enjoying.

Can Dad's Xo Sauce be used with other sauces?

Absolutely! Especially if you'd like to increase the spiciness as XO sauce hails from Cantonese cuisine which does not use chili in the cooking. XO sauce is the first spicy food to immerge from Canto food culture.

What can I eat Dad's XO Sauce with?

All styles of eggs (scrambled, fried, boiled), dumplings, noodles, fried rice, veggie stir-fry's, congee, grits, sandwiches, soups, potatoes, etc. Most dishes will taste amazing when topped with a little bit of XO sauce.

Can I recycle empty jars? ♲

Some recycling services may or may not take the empty glass jars.

❕ Please reuse and repurpose your finished jars! They make great office supply holders (pens, paperclips, etc.) loose change holders, arts and crafts... or even planters for small plants! The options are limitless!

How long does it take to ship to me?

Orders are generally shipped out within 72 hours (Monday - Friday) after orders are made. In total, it will take 3-5 business days to get to you.