What is ketchup?

Ketchup is a tomato-based condiment that is often used as a dipping sauce for French fries, hamburgers, and hot dogs. It also can be used as an ingredient in many different dishes, such as meatloaf. 

The word ketchup comes from the Chinese word ketjap, which means spice. The sauce originated in China centuries ago and was introduced to the United States by British settlers who called it catsup. Americans later changed the spelling to ketchup when it became popular in the 1800s.

What is ketchup made of? 

 Ketchup is made of tomatoes, vinegar, spices, and sometimes sugar. it can also be used to flavour certain dishes such as pasta sauce or curry. There are many different types of ketchup with a wide range of ingredients. 

What are some different types of ketchup? 

There are now so many more varieties of ketchup on the market than just the typical tomato! Halen Mon’s Black Garlic Ketchup is one of our best sellers and its not hard to see why when you taste this rich moreish sauce!