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Barbecue Sauce

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Clock Icon for Prep Time 5 min prep
Clock Icon for Prep Time 60 min total
Person Icon for Serving Size 12 servings
Carrot Icon for Number of Ingredients Size 12 ingredients

This barbecue sauce is great for a wide variety of dishes. It is quick and simple to make and is packed with flavor. Refrigerating this sauce in a sealed container is the best way for...


  • 1 cup ketchup
  • ½ cup water
  • ¼ cup apple cider vinegar
  • ¼ cup light brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon ground mustard
  • ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
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Nutrition Facts


37 cals


0 g

Saturated Fat

0 g

Polyunsaturated Fat

0 g

Monounsaturated Fat

0 g


9 g


7 g


0 g


0 g


197 mg


  1. In a medium saucepan, whisk together the ketchup, water, apple cider vinegar, brown sugar, salt, black pepper, onion powder, garlic powder, ground mustard, cayenne, lemon juice, and Worcestershire sauce.
  2. Bring mixture to a boil on medium-high heat. Reduce heat to low and simmer. Cook uncovered, stirring frequently for about one hour until thick and rich in flavor.
  3. Allow the sauce to cool. Pour into an airtight container and refrigerate until ready to use.

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