Great Backyard Barbecue and Grilling

Basic BBQ Sauce

This is an excellent recipe for a sweet and spicy barbecue sauce. You can also use it as a great base to start your own BBQ sauce. You can use this recipe and, by adding a few more ingredients, make it your own. If you are not interested in tweeking the receipe and making it your own, you can always just use it the way it is.

basic bbq sauce

The Ingredients

  • 16 oz Ketchup
  • 12 oz Chili Sauce
  • 1 cup Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1 cup Brown Sugar
  • 1 cup Corn Syrup
  • 1/2 cup Honey
  • 1 tbs Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1 tbs Soy Sauce
  • 1/2 cup Dry Rub
  • 1 tbs Hot Sauce

The Process

  1. In a large pot combine the ingredients over a medium heat.

  2. Stir well to incorporate the brown sugar and dry spices.

  3. Simmer for 30 minutes stirring often.

This recipe is great for ribs, chicken and pork butt or pork shoulder. It's also excellent over pulled pork.