Basic Barbecue Sauce

Basic Barbecue Sauce
Staff Writer
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This barbecue sauce recipe from Delicatessen is as basic as it gets, and it shows how simple sometimes really is better. 

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4
Servings
125
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1/2 Cup yellow mustard
  • 2 Tablespoons dark beer
  • 2 Tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 Tablespoon tomato purée
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/8 Tablespoon cayenne
  • 1 Tablespoon black pepper
  • 1/4 Teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 Tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 Cup ketchup

Directions

In a small saucepan, combine all of the ingredients, mix, and heat to a boil. Reduce the heat to a simmer and let the sauce cook for at least 1 hour. Cool completely before using. 

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
6g
9%
Sugar
7g
8%
Saturated Fat
2g
8%
Cholesterol
1mg
0%
Carbohydrate, by difference
20g
15%
Protein
2g
4%
Vitamin A, RAE
15µg
2%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
3mg
4%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
7µg
8%
Calcium, Ca
44mg
4%
Choline, total
10mg
2%
Fiber, total dietary
4g
16%
Fluoride, F
2µg
0%
Folate, total
8µg
2%
Iron, Fe
2mg
11%
Magnesium, Mg
34mg
11%
Manganese, Mn
1mg
56%
Phosphorus, P
67mg
10%
Selenium, Se
9µg
16%
Sodium, Na
409mg
27%
Water
33g
1%

Barbecue Shopping Tip

To add lots of flavor without a whole lot of fuss, try purchasing some steak seasoning.

Barbecue Cooking Tip

If you're cooking something that's been marinated, make sure to pat the item dry before it hits the grill. Any sugar in the marinade will burn.