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dad's bbq sauce

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Fran Murray
Fountain Hills, AZ

My husband loves to experiment in the kitchen with a few things. BBQ is one of them. I finally got him to measure and write down his recipe for homemade BBQ sauce.

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This BBQ sauce has just the right bite. It definitely has some heat for those who like it ... but not enough to scare others away.

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
★★★★★ 1
prep time 10 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For dad's bbq sauce

  • 1/2 lg
    yellow onion, chopped
  • 3
    green onions, chopped
  • 1/2 c
    Vlasic hot pepper rings, chopped and 2 tablespoons juice
  • 2 bottle
    Kraft hickory smoke bbq sauce
  • 1 3/4 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    French's prepared yellow mustard
  • 1 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 2 tsp
    ground black pepper
  • 4 tsp
    tabasco sauce
  • 8 oz

How To Make dad's bbq sauce

  • 1
    In a deep saucepan, sauté both types of onions in a little olive oil until tender over medium-high heat.
  • 2
    Add the rest of the ingredients and bring to a boil. Lower heat to medium-low and continue to simmer until mixture has thickened, about 30 minutes. Stir occasionally. Keep refrigerated.