Query: Slang "Awesome sauce!"

Gerald Cohen gcohen at MST.EDU
Wed Nov 10 23:50:55 UTC 2010

A faculty member in my department was exuberant about the achievements of
several of her colleagues and wrote:

'As my 16 year old would say: "AWESOME SAUCE!".'

I see "sauce" in urbandictionary.com but am still not sure how it came to
represent something terrific.  Would someone perhaps know?

Gerald Cohen

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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