HP Sauce. How can something that tastes so bad. Taste so good? What is the mystery behind HP sauce? It smells and tastes vile. But it still tastes so good for some reason. I recently picked up a bottle of original british* HP sauce for the first time in years. I had almost forgoten how good/bad it tastes. * Yes I know. When you brits read that you think "HP sauce? Oi what the bloody hell is that governor? some kind'a pumpanickel? I have no idea what country it orginaly came from. Says Finland on the bottle but it also has a picture of big ben so..... meh. So what are your HP sauce stories?