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Best Ever Homemade BBQ Sauce

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  • 1 1/4 cups ketchup
  • 4 Tbsp. apple cider vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. minced garlic
  • 1 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp. onion powder
  • 1 tsp. dry mustard
  • 1/8 tsp. cayenne pepper
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup molasses
  • 1/4 cup honey
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    Calories340Calories from Fat
    Total Fat0g0%
    Saturated Fat0g0%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat
    Total Carbohydrate86g29%
    Dietary Fiber0g0%
    Vitamin A15%
    Vitamin C20%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


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    Motoflika 7 months ago
    Excellent despite a ton of substitution & much less sweetener. paired with my slow cooked dry as heck pork tenderloins for a savory protein ! I will experiment more with reducing the sweetener next time, as well as tomato sauce (less expensive). Substitutes included: balsamic vinegar, yellow mustard, smoked paprika for smoke, no garlic or minced garlic, spicy no sugar added ketchup. No brown sugar, used <1/3 cup split of honey and maple syrup.
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    Diallo G. a year ago
    Excellent. Added a teaspoon of smoked paprika and chili powder and my guest were trying to bottle it and take it with them!
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    Cedric Bullard 2 years ago
    Tasty and easy. Substituted Dijon for dry mustard.
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    Robert Gruner 3 years ago
    This is the best sauce ive ever had becaused i made it my own. Added ground mustard just a bit. Added liquid smoke just a dash. Added Mrs. Renfroses ghost pepper barbacue sauce for heat. Taste this before you add it because its hot but great flavor.. Then a splash of coke. Unreal!!
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    A little too sweet for me
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    Merry S. 3 years ago
    love this sauce..I have made it many times and every time I get great raves about it.
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    Mary Wheeler 3 years ago
    Fantastic definitely will be my go to bbq
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    Nichole 3 years ago
    Great quick and delicious!
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    Wendy H. 4 years ago
    Very good just too sweet for us.
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    John B. 4 years ago
    easy and delicious! you can vary the cayenne pepper if you like it hotter.
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    devin Hester 4 years ago
    great bbq sauce. My go to every time
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    Chantal Harding 4 years ago
    This was a great recipe. I did tweak it a little bit by adding smoked paprika, and maple syrup (I ran out of honey), and extra apple cider vinegar. I didn't measure the spices I just added till it smelled and tasted right . It was a wonderful recipe to use as a base.
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    Jovelle L. 4 years ago
    like the taste, the molasses is really strong . sigh. but wish i knew how to cut out the strong taste of the molasses .
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    Mecca 4 years ago
    I really enjoyed the recipe. The only thing is I modified a few things such As add 2 tablespoons of acv instead of 4, carribean hot sauce and I added jack Daniels to the mix
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    Jim Weiman 4 years ago
    Just a bit sweet so i added in 1 tbl of Franks wing sauce . Just right . Good recipe to customize to ones liking .
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    Bjorn T. 4 years ago
    One of the best I have tried!
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    Malcolm Black 4 years ago
    It turned out well but the second rendition will be better
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    Mchele C. 4 years ago
    Very good sauce would make again
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    Julie J. 4 years ago
    Delicious!! Easy too 😊
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    Glenn Sousa 5 years ago
    Love this recipe will definitely be making this again! Made this sauce for pulled pork
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    Bohr 5 years ago
    best bbq sauce ever!
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    Gerald Gale 5 years ago
    The best I have ever tasted..and I made it myself.
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    Angel Melchior 5 years ago
    It was quick and easy, and it tasted great.
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    Emmita E. 5 years ago
    awesome!!! all my guests loved it! however I did cut the total sugar amount in half and added a tad more onion/garlic/cumin powder.
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    Hanna 6 years ago
    pretty easy to make. We added it to a pulled pork dish we made and it tasted delicious. It was quite strong in taste but yummy none the less.