Sriracha factory safe: After a close call with its California town, the factory will remain open.

The Great Sriracha Saga of Our Time Is Finally Over (Video)

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May 30 2014 1:35 PM

Your Sriracha Is Safe

After months of apocalyptic headlines, the famed hot-sauce factory has reached an agreement with its hometown.

The Sriracha factory’s dispute with the people of Irwindale, Calif., has been resolved, assuring a concerned public that its favorite pepper paste will not run dry.

Correction, June 2: An earlier version of this video incorrectly said the chili peppers in Sriracha hot sauce are roasted.

Chris Wade is a producer for Slate Video and occasional contributor to Brow Beat. Follow him on Twitter.

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