Easy BBQ sauce

Easy Bbq Sauce Recipe

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terry anne


so much tastier than bottled!


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10 Min
10 Min
Stove Top


  • one 6 oz can(s)
    tomato paste
  • 1/3 c
    bourbon (water or chicken stock can substitute)
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1/3 c
    brown sugar, light
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 tsp
    coarse salt (kosher)
  • 1/2 tsp
    mustard, ground
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder

How to Make Easy BBQ sauce


  1. In 1-quart saucepan, mix all ingredients.
  2. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly with whisk, until mixture comes to a boil
  3. Reduce heat to medium-low; continue cooking and stirring until thickened, 10 to 15 minutes.
  4. Remove from heat. Taste and adjust seasoning if needed. Tips
    (If you use water or chicken broth in place of the bourbon. You may need to adjust the seasonings.)
  5. Transfer to an airtight container. (You can use canning jars for storage.) Store in the refrigerator for up to 1 month.

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About Easy BBQ sauce

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Hashtags: #sauce #bourbon #BBQ

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