15 of the Best Tasting Homemade BBQ Sauce Recipes Ever!

Updated on January 7, 2020
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Paul is a barbecue enthusiast. He is currently grilling and smoking on a Komodo Kamado Ultimate 23.

Baby back ribs with Bacon Bourbon BBQ Sauce
Baby back ribs with Bacon Bourbon BBQ Sauce

The Most Popular and Highest Rated BBQ Sauce Recipes

I've scoured the internet and BBQ cookbooks looking for the highest-rated and most popular BBQ sauce recipes. Hundreds of hours have been invested in testing recipes and coming up with a list where each recipe offers a unique flavor. From spicy to sour, sweet to mustard, and Cola to Whiskey, these sauce recipes are the best of the best. Try any one of these sauce, and you will never buy bottled sauce like Sweet Baby Ray's again.

Here are the BBQ sauce recipes you'll find in this article:

  • Bourbon Whiskey
  • Sweet Asian
  • Espresso Coffee
  • Hot and Spicy
  • Whiskey
  • Sweet and Tangy
  • Mustard
  • Kansas City Style
  • BBQ Sauce With Coke
  • Sweet and Sour
  • Memphis Style
  • Texas Style
  • Korean
  • Classic
  • North Carolina Style

Killer Bacon Bourbon Whiskey BBQ Sauce
Killer Bacon Bourbon Whiskey BBQ Sauce

Killer Bacon Bourbon Whiskey BBQ Sauce

This is my absolute favorite BBQ sauce to make at home and serve over smoked baby back ribs. This 5 Star recipe will ensure all your ribs get eaten quickly! I originally found this recipe on Chow. It's extremely popular with many variations available. I've modified it a bit and in my opinion, it's the best!


  • 4 - 6 Strips Thick diced bacon
  • 1/2 cup finely diced red onion (about 1/2 small onion)
  • 2 medium garlic cloves pressed or chopped
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1/2 cup cider vinegar
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 3 tablespoons bourbon
  • 2 tablespoons molasses
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons smoked paprika or regular paprika
  • 1 teaspoon ground mustard
  • Kosher salt (at the end)
  • Freshly ground black pepper (at the end)


  1. Put the chopped up bacon in a saucepan and cook it until the fat has rendered and it looks cooked (7 - 10 minutes over medium heat).
  2. Remove the bacon and place it on a paper towel to drain the grease.
  3. Add the onion to the bacon fat and cook it over low heat for about 5 minutes or until the onion is cooked.
  4. Add the pressed garlic and cook for another minute. Be sure to not burn the garlic!
  5. Stir in the remaining ingredients, including the bacon that has been put aside. Increase the heat to medium-low and stir the sauce occasionally until it thickens.

This sauce will keep well if it's refrigerated for over 1 week and for 4 - 6 weeks if it has been stored in the freezer.


  • This sauce can be made in a Vitamix. The bacon and onion still need to be fried first and the grease needs to be drained before adding them to the blender. Let the Vitamix run on high for five minutes. The sauce will be thick and sticky.
  • Goes great on baby back ribs, grilled chicken, tri-tip steak sandwiches

Sweet Asian BBQ Sauce Ready to Serve
Sweet Asian BBQ Sauce Ready to Serve

Asian Style BBQ Sauce

This recipe for bbq sauce has been around for decades, and we often call it Edmondson Secret Sauce. This barbecue recipe creates a sweet and salty sauce that is Asian in style. The original version of this recipe rose in popularity during the 1960s as Asian style cuisine fused with Californian flavors.

The Asian flavor comes from the soy sauce, the sweetness from the brown sugar and ketchup, and the spice is from the ginger. Optionally, a fruit preserve can be added for a fruity taste with more sugar. It's very easy to make the sauce, and as long as you have all the ingredients on hand, you can make it in about 10 minutes. For those wanting a Sweet Asian BBQ sauce, this hits the mark.


  • 1 white onion, medium to large
  • 3/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon dry or fresh ginger, fresh ginger is best because it is spicier
  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1/4 cup white wine or sherry, any white wine
  • 1/4 cup apricot preserves, apricot, apple, cherry, or blackberry can be used
  • 2 cloves garlic


  1. Peel and slice the onion in half and put in a blender.
  2. Add the soy sauce to the onion in the blender.
  3. If using fresh ginger, remove the skin with a peeler and slice approximately a one tablespoon chunk into the blender. Add more ginger for a heavier spice flavor.
  4. Add the ketchup, packed brown sugar, sherry or white wine, garlic, and the optional preserves to the blender.
  5. Blend the sauce on high until the onion and ginger are completely pureed. The sauce should thicken and be a medium brown color. Taste.
  6. Transfer the sauce from the blender to a saucepan.
  7. Over low heat, cook the sauce for about five to ten minutes until the sauce simmers down and thickens.
  8. The sauce is ready to use. It can be stored in the refrigerator for three weeks or frozen up to six months, but it's best fresh!

Espresso Coffee BBQ Sauce
Espresso Coffee BBQ Sauce

Espresso Coffee BBQ Sauce: So Easy a Kid Can Make It!

While I really love my homemade sauces, there are several others that are delicious as well. One of my favorites is by Michael Chiarello from the Food Network. His sauce has a unique coffee flavor because it contains a shot of espresso. I've made this recipe several times, and people really love the sauce and it's easy to make at home. This sauce is given very high marks online with an average rating of 4 - 5 stars.

One day, I was running behind and I pointed two of our friends' daughters to this recipe and they made it beautifully. Nice Job Madison and Clayton. I now like to say this recipe is so easy a 14-year-old can make it perfect.


  • 4 large cloves of mashed or minced garlic
  • 4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 cup cider vinegar
  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 2 cups ketchup
  • 2 cups honey (really, 2 cups)
  • 1 tablespoon grey salt
  • 1/2 cup of strong coffee or espresso
  • Fresh ground black pepper


  1. Mash garlic with the side of a knife and then mince finely to release oils.
  2. Add olive oil to a preheated sauté pan.
  3. Add the garlic and sauté until it gets light brown, about 1 minute.
  4. Add cider vinegar, soy sauce, ketchup, and honey and stir well.
  5. Add a pinch of grey salt then whisk in the coffee.
  6. Add freshly ground black pepper to taste.
  7. Bring to a simmer and simmer for 10 minutes.

Let cool and store in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.


  • This sauce has a strong vinegar taste, but is very mild (not spicy and kid-safe) and perhaps the easiest sauce to make because it has so few spices.
  • Goes really well on pork tenderloin, pork ribs, and chicken

Hot and Spicy BBQ Sauce
Hot and Spicy BBQ Sauce

Hot and Spicy BBQ Sauce

You know what they say. Play with fire and you'll get burned. This sauce can be made hot. Real hot! Be careful. And, remember, if you want it hotter just add some habanero pepper strips! While I mention the heat in this sauce, it's balanced out with the sweet from the molasses. This sauce is my wife's favorite! I haven't found a more popular or higher rated spicy BBQ sauce. If you want spicy, this is the best recipe you will find!


  • 1 tablespoon (tbsp) canola oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 onion diced
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 cup molasses (depending on how sweet you like it, add or subtract the amount of molasses)
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 4 tablespoons minced chipotle peppers in adobo sauce or for a hotter sauce 2 habanero peppers sliced in strips and seeds removed
  • 4 tablespoons (tbsp) distilled vinegar or apple cider vinegar (slightly different flavor)
  • 1 tablespoon (tbsp) Worcestershire sauce
  • Dash salt


  1. Heat the canola oil over low to medium heat.
  2. Add the garlic and onions and cook for 5 - 7 minutes. Don't burn them!
  3. Reduce the heat to a low simmer.
  4. Add the remaining ingredients and let it simmer until the sauce thickens. After the ingredients have been added, it's fine to use medium-high heat, but it should be reduced after a few minutes or the barbecue sauce will splatter. Stir occasionally. This is about 20 minutes.


  • Add small amounts of chili powder, Tobasco Hot Sauce, Louisiana-style hot sauce or more peppers to increase the heat.
  • This is a thick and sticky sauce.
  • WARNING: This sauce is too hot for most children.

Whiskey BBQ Sauce
Whiskey BBQ Sauce
chicken with Whiskey BBQ Sauce
chicken with Whiskey BBQ Sauce
Whiskey BBQ Sauce
Whiskey BBQ Sauce

Whiskey BBQ Sauce: The World's Most Popular BBQ Sauce Recipe

I originally found this recipe on All Recipes and modified it to my likings using many of the tips others have suggested. This is a classic and the most popular 5-star sauce with Whiskey you can find online. This sauce is so popular that it may actually be the single most popular homemade recipe sauce in the world. The popularity makes sense. People love it! What's different about this sauce is that it's a very balanced sauce. It's not as sweet as most of the others in the list or as spicy, but it's an exceptional all-around sauce.


  • 1/2 onion chopped
  • 4 cloves garlic pressed
  • 3/4 cup bourbon whiskey
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1/2 tablespoon salt
  • 2 cups ketchup
  • 1/4 cup tomato paste
  • 1/3 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons liquid smoke flavoring
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/3 teaspoon Tobasco sauce, or to taste


  1. In a large size saucepan over medium heat, add the onion, garlic, and whiskey. Sauté them for about 7 to 10 minutes. Make sure that they are cooked, but not burned.
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients, reduce the heat and let it simmer while stirring occasionally. After about 20 minutes the sauce should thicken and be ready to serve.


  • For people that like a smooth sauce, put the onion through a food processor, high powered blender (Vitamix) or cut the onion in thick pieces to strain out after cooking.
  • Make sure to let it simmer or the whiskey flavor will be really strong.
  • Chicken can marinate in this sauce for 24 hours
  • Use pepper sauce as a Tobasco substitute
  • Cook the sauce in a crockpot and have it ready when you return

The Best Sweet and Tangy BBQ Sauce there is!
The Best Sweet and Tangy BBQ Sauce there is!
The Best Sweet and Tangy BBQ Sauce there is!
The Best Sweet and Tangy BBQ Sauce there is!
bbq chicken
bbq chicken

Sweet and Tangy With a Spicy Finish BBQ Sauce

For those that like tang, this is the highest-rated sauce I've found. This sauce is a little less sticky and thick and it reminds me of a BBQ joint we once hit in the south outside of New Orleans. I also really tend to like sauces that avoid liquid smoke. This one is all-natural! Just so you know what to expect, like the name implies, at first taste, it is sweet and tangy. The apple cider vinegar and juice provide the tangy flavor. Then like a glass of robust wine, the spice kicks in on the finish!


  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 small onion chopped, food processed or blended
  • 2 cups ketchup
  • 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1/2 cup apple juice
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons molasses
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 teaspoons dry mustard powder
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper


  1. In a medium saucepan melt the butter. Add the onion and cook for 7 to 10 minutes over medium heat.
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients. Stir them in and let them simmer over low heat for 20 minutes. Stir occasionally.


  • Goes great on chicken and pork.
  • Add two cloves of fresh garlic (pressed)
  • Bottle the sauce and place it in the refrigerator for 24 hours (Sauce is better the second day).
  • Adjust the spice level with more or less Cayenne pepper and Chili Powder (This sauce has some kick).

Mustard BBQ Sauce
Mustard BBQ Sauce

Mustard BBQ Sauce

I was turned on to mustard bbq sauce when I started barbecuing a lot more salmon. Mustard sauces can be really simple and still provide a lot of great flavors and a nice change of pace. This works well on salmon, pork, chicken and beef. Give it a go!


  • 1 cup dijon mustard
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup light brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup white vinegar or apple cider vinegar
  • ground black pepper to taste


  • Add all the ingredients to a saucepan over medium heat. Bring it to a slow boil and then let it simmer for five to ten more minutes.


  • For people that are allergic to tomatoes, this tomato-less sauce is a nice option
  • Add 1/2 minced sauteed onion to round out the flavor
  • Goes really nicely on grilled salmon

Kansas City Style BBQ Sauce
Kansas City Style BBQ Sauce

Kansas City Style BBQ Sauce

Many of the great bbq chefs have their roots in Kansas City Missouri. The sauces are thick and sticky and when combined with the smoke of a great hardwood (oak), the results are magical. If you're barbecuing with charcoal, there is an optional smoke ingredient, but my recommendation is to forego the added smoke flavor and go with smoking chips or better yet, small oak logs for a true Kansas City style BBQ.


  • 2 cups ketchup
  • 1 cup dark molasses
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground mace (1/4 teaspoon nutmeg can be substituted for mace)
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon liquid smoke (optional)


  1. In a large saucepan, add all the ingredients and cook for 5 minutes over a medium heat and then let it simmer for another 15 over a low heat. Once it's nice and thick, it's ready.


  • Make it 24 hours in advance and let it sit in a sealed jar in the refrigeration. With resting time the flavors meld and pop.
  • This will keep for 2+ weeks in the refrigerator and 6 to 8 weeks in the freezer.
  • This bbq sauce works great in baked beans.

Chicken Breasts with Coke BBQ Sauce
Chicken Breasts with Coke BBQ Sauce
Coke BBQ Sauce
Coke BBQ Sauce

Coca-Cola BBQ Sauce

I figured someone must have been a little short on sugar and wanted to add a bit of sweet and acidic flavor and said, "What the heck, let's throw some coca-cola in the sauce." As they say, necessity is the mother of invention. This sauce is really tasty and pretty unique. The A1 sauce combined with the Coke makes for a darker colored and thinner style sauce that is loaded with flavor. This may be the easiest sauce to make as well.


  • 1 cup Coca-Cola
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon liquid smoke (optional)
  • 1/4 cup A-1 steak sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper


  1. Add all the ingredients to a large sized saucepan. Let it simmer for 20 minutes. Once it reduces, it's ready to let it cool and serve.


  • This can be stored in sealed jars in the refrigerator for over two months.
  • It goes great with chicken, ribs, and pork.

Sweet and Sour (Chili) BBQ Sauce
Sweet and Sour (Chili) BBQ Sauce

Sweet and Sour BBQ Sauce

I really wanted to try a recipe that had some sour to it. The lemon in this recipe adds a bit of tartness that works well with the vinegar and brings out a nice balance to the sweetness, but it's the chili sauce that makes the flavor and texture unique. Depending on how long the sauce is reduced, it can be served wet (runny) to thick.


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1⁄2 cup chili sauce
  • 1⁄2 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1⁄2 small onion, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons juiced lemon
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced or pressed
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper (optional)


  1. In a good-sized saucepan, sauté the onion for 5 and then add the garlic in the olive oil. Cook until the onion is clear.
  2. Stir in the rest of the ingredients and let the sauce simmer for 20 minutes.


  • Works great on chicken, pork ribs and pulled pork.
  • Reduce longer if a thicker sauce is desired.

Memphis Style Sauce
Memphis Style Sauce

Memphis Style BBQ Sauce

I originally wanted to find an authentic Memphis style BBQ sauce. While most people think of dry rubs, this recipe brings out some very complex flavors that are commonly found in the Memphis style rubs. This is one of my favorite sauces and it's now my go-to sauce for pulled pork. This was originally a five star rated sauce that I heated up a little by adding more crushed red pepper. Enjoy!


  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 finely chopped small onion
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced or pressed
  • 3 cups ketchup
  • 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup packed dark brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup steak sauce (A1)
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 3 tablespoons molasses (substitute maple syrup)
  • 3 tablespoons yellow mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground celery seed
  • 1 teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon liquid smoke (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper (optional)


  1. In a large size saucepan add the vegetable oil and cook the onion for 5 minutes. Then add the garlic. Make sure to not burn the garlic.
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients and reduce the heat to low. Let the sauce simmer for about 20 minutes or until it thickens up.


  • Leave out the red pepper and this sauce is very mild so that kids love it, yet sophisticated enough for adults.
  • Use a splash screen on your skillet as the sauce simmers to prevent splattering.
  • Goes great on pulled pork

Texas BBQ sauce
Texas BBQ sauce

Texas BBQ Sauce

This sauce is thicker and milder than most sauces in this list because of the tomato paste and lack of hot spices. It's considered a classic Texas sauce. If today is the first time you've made a sauce, this one is very easy to make perfectly.


  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 1 tablespoon yellow mustard
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder


  1. In a large saucepan, add the butter and melt it over medium heat. Add the onions and sauté for 5 to 10 minutes. Add the garlic and let it cook for one to two minutes. Keep the temperature down so the onion and garlic don't burn.
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients and bring it to a boil. Then turn down the heat and let it simmer for about 20 minutes or until the sauce thickens.


  • Texas is known for brisket. Try this on a beef brisket.

Korean BBQ Sauce
Korean BBQ Sauce

Korean BBQ Sauce

This is a really versatile barbecue sauce recipe that works well on shrimp, pizza, salmon, grilled chicken wings. Just about anything. I found this a bit ago on littlespicejar. It's the highest-rated Korean Style sauce I've found. I've tried several other similar recipes and this one in our tests is the best. One of the things I love about this sauce is the stickiness without being too thick.


  • 3/4 cup low sodium soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 cup light brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup mirin
  • 2 tablespoons sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon rice wine vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 2 teaspoons sriracha hot sauce
  • 1 tablespoon grated ginger
  • 11/2 tablespoons grated garlic
  • 1 scallion, finely chopped
  • 3 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 3 tablespoons water


  1. Add all the ingredients, but the water and cornstarch to a saucepan. Bring it to a boil over medium heat while stirring.
  2. In a separate bowl mix the water and cornstarch together and mix until it's smooth.
  3. Lower the temperature, and stir in the water and cornstarch. Keep stirring until the sauce thickens.


  • Add more pepper to increase the heat.
  • Goes really nicely on baby back ribs and boneless skinless chicken

Classic BBQ Sauce
Classic BBQ Sauce

Classic BBQ Sauce

I've modified a number of Steven Raichlen's recipes over the years. This is a variation of his basic bbq sauce is gorgeous. Besides a great flavor, this homemade barbecue sauce recipe has the added bonus of lasting for several months in a sealed jar in the refrigerator.


  • 2 cups ketchup
  • 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons molasses
  • 2 tablespoons prepared mustard
  • 1 tablespoon Tabasco sauce
  • 1 tablespoon bbq rub
  • 2 teaspoon liquid smoke
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper


  1. Mix all the ingredients in a saucepan. Bring it to a boil over medium heat and then let it simmer for about 15 minutes until the sauce thickens.

Basic BBQ Rub Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup sweet paprika
  • 3 tablespoons black pepper
  • 3 1/2 tablespoons course salt
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons onion powder
  • 2 teaspoons celery seeds
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper


  • In an airtight jar, this sauce will keep for several months refrigerated.
  • Highly recommended to make one to two days in advance of serving for the first time.
  • Tastes great on grilled chicken.

North Carolina Vinegar Sauce
North Carolina Vinegar Sauce
North Carolina Vinegar Sauce
North Carolina Vinegar Sauce

North Carolina Vinegar Sauce

This isn't a thick and sticky sauce that most people think of when it comes to homemade bbq sauces, but it's a thin and vinegary sauce that works really well for pulled pork.


  • 2 cups apple cider vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons ketchup
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 4 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1 tablespoon Tabasco sauce
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper


  1. In a saucepan over low heat, whisk all the ingredients together until all the dry ingredients dissolve. The sauce should just be warm. Turn the heat off and let the sauce cool to room temperature. It's ready to serve!


  • Make pulled pork and serve a vinegar sauce along with a traditional bbq sauce.
  • Mix the vinegar sauce into the pulled pork directly.


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    • colorfulone profile image

      Susie Lehto 

      3 years ago from Minnesota

      Wow, those look like some awesome BBQ sauce recipes. I know where to come back to when I feel like trying to make some homemade sauces. My mouth is watering!

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      The Barbecue Man 

      5 years ago

      Nothing makes a barbecue meal better than a great barbecue sauce. Great article!

    • Paul Edmondson profile imageAUTHOR

      Paul Edmondson 

      8 years ago from Burlingame, CA

      I just made this sauce last night so I took pictures and added step by step instructions. This is still my favorite sauce!

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      9 years ago

      I'm making this sauce tonight

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      Paul Edmondson 

      9 years ago from Burlingame, CA

      Homemade BBQ sauce is always better.

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      Jamie Brock 

      9 years ago from Texas

      I usually grab the bottled stuff off the store shelf. I bet these recipes are tons better than that stuff. I don't know why I've never thought about making my own. It sure does look easy enough. Thanks for sharing!

    • Paul Edmondson profile imageAUTHOR

      Paul Edmondson 

      9 years ago from Burlingame, CA

      I use light brown sugar, but dark is fine.

    • The Barbecuehut profile image

      The Barbecuehut 

      9 years ago from United kingdom

      I like trying out new sauces and will definitely give your secret sauce a go. It's bookmarked for my next BBQ.

      Do you generally use light or dark sugar?

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      Rob Welsh 

      9 years ago from Tomorrow - In Words & NZ Time.

      Very nice blend here... I wonder how many squirts of sauce it takes to get you drunk if the alcohol doesn't burn off? Lol.. I will test that question on my friends!

      Let me know when if you're coming Downunder for our summer.. and I will introduce you to a kiwi taste that will also become a family favorite. I look forward to trying this one... Thanks for the taste.

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      9 years ago from Utah

      I bookmarked this one, it sounds delightful will try it out on our last BBque of the season. Thank you for sharing.

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      burning bush 

      9 years ago

      I am a bbq foodie so I'll be following you. I'm known around here for grilling a mean red snapper and, in my humble opinion, I also make some of the best ribs around. Living in Texas you enter the twilight zone of chili and bbq culture as soon as you cross the border. These people take their meat very seriously. I will test your sauce and will claim it as my own if good and give out your address if not:) Great hub...thanks for sharing.

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      9 years ago from hopefully somewhere peaceful and nice

      The ginger & honey make it tastier. And especially during the holidays. thanks

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      Juliette Morgan 

      9 years ago

      We like to bbq whenever we can in the UK (which is not often!). Like the look of the sauce with the coffee in it - thanks will bookmark for next w/e.

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      nikitha p 

      9 years ago from India

      great hub! Thanks for sharing this.

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      Tracy Morrow 

      9 years ago from Cleveland, OH

      These sound great! Thank you for sharing them.

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      Nancy's Niche 

      9 years ago

      Sounds excellent and it is going into my recipe file! Thanks for sharing this family possession... :o)

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      Ethel Smith 

      9 years ago from Kingston-Upon-Hull

      Sounds tasty, easy to make and good value.

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      sheila b. 

      9 years ago

      I know I'll like your barbecue sauce because you put ginger in it, and I love ginger. This just might become my favorite.

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      Earth Angel 

      9 years ago

      Hey Paul!!

      Perfect Hub/Recipes for a Holiday weekend!!

      Thanks for sharing Hub King!!

      Blessings always, to you Robin and the girls!

      Earth Angel!!

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      Hello, hello, 

      9 years ago from London, UK

      That sounds great. Just reading it my mouth was watering. A sign that it must be good.

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      9 years ago

      I know it is very good!

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      9 years ago from Oregon/ Name: Marie

      Thanks for sharing! Have bookmarked this hub, as I am always wondering what sauces I can use to make meats delicious.

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      9 years ago from Philippines

      My family love to BBQ. who doesn't? Thanks for sharing your family secret. Bookmark it and will try it on the next BBQ.


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