Top Secret BBQ Sauce

Top Secret Bbq Sauce Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Melissa Turner


Took me almost 2 years to get this sauce just right. Now that I have I would love to share it with the world. Enjoy!


★★★★★ 2 votes

Makes about 1/2 Gal.
10 Min
1 Hr
Stove Top


Add to Grocery List

36 oz
heinz ketchup (recommended brand for best results)
18 oz
1 1/2 tsp
worcestershire sauce
1 1/2 tsp
liquid smoke flavoring
3 tsp
onion salt
1 1/2 Tbsp
fresh minced garlic
3 Tbsp
dried mustard powder
3 Tbsp
yellow mustard
2 1/4 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
7 Tbsp
lemon juice
1 Tbsp
black pepper
1 Tbsp
cayenne pepper
3 Tbsp
white vinegar
1 1/2 stick
real butter

How to Make Top Secret BBQ Sauce


  • 1Mix all ingredients in a large sauce pan and simmer for 1 hour. Taste, if you like it a bit more spicy add more pepper. Cool to room temperature.

Printable Recipe Card

About Top Secret BBQ Sauce

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #sauce, #spicy, #barbeque, #tangy

Show 10 Comments & Reviews

How To Make The Best Homemade Caramel Sauce Recipe

How to Make the Best Homemade Caramel Sauce

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Caramel sauce turns an ordinary dessert into something amazing. It can be drizzled onto cheesecake, a dip for fruit, used to top an apple pie and let's not forget about...

19 Buzzworthy Tequila Recipes

19 Buzzworthy Tequila Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Want to add some zip to your cooking? Try one of these 19 buzzworthy recipes featuring tequila!