Next time you plan to fire up the grill, be sure to test-drive this homemade BBQ sauce. Your friends will love it, your family will love it, and your neighbors will be at your door asking for the recipe.
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- Oil 2 Tbsp
- Onion 1, small
- Garlic 3 cloves, minced
- Ketchup 2 cups
- Molasses 1/3 cup
- Sugar 1/3 cup
- Chili powder 1 Tbsp
- Black pepper 1 tsp
- Smoked paprika 1/2 tsp
- Yellow Mustard 2 Tbsp
- Cider Vinegar 1/3 cup
- Liquid smoke 1 or 2 tsp
The Best Homemade BBQ Sauce (Super Easy Recipe)
First things first – as with any recipe, prepare all of the ingredients before involving any sort of heat. In this case, that means chopping up the onions, and measuring out the liquid & dry ingredients.
Next up, place a small pan over medium high heat and add the olive oil. Once you get the olive oil hot, throw in the chopped onion and minced garlic. Stir lightly and let it cook until fragrant.
Next, add the ketchup and mix it in. Once it starts to bubble, add the molasses and the spices (feel free to adjust, add or remove to preference), cider vinegar, and yellow mustard. Finally, add the liquid smoke
Mix everything together, and let it cook for 5 minutes. Let it cool down a bit, then use a food processor or blender to get a nice, even texture. Then put it back on the heat, and reduce to your desired consistency.
Your homemade BBQ sauce is ready to use on your favorite food! If you are going to bottle it, make sure to let it cool down completely beforehand. Otherwise, enjoy one of the tastiest sauces you’ve ever made!
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