West Indies Guava Barbecue Sauce Recipe - Allrecipes.com
West Indies Guava Barbecue Sauce Recipe
  • READY IN 45 mins

West Indies Guava Barbecue Sauce

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"This sauce has a great island flavor -- not like jerk sauced foods but still slightly spicy. Use as you would your favorite barbecue sauce -- great on ribs, chicken, chops, more."

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Original recipe makes 4 cups Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    30 mins
  • READY IN

    45 mins

Directions

  1. In a large saucepan over low heat, stir together the guava, tomato sauce, tomato paste, water, and brown sugar until well blended. Stir in liquid smoke, fresh lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, habanero sauce, and molasses. Season with garlic powder, onion powder, salt, and black pepper. Cover, and cook 30 minutes, stirring occasionally, until thickened.
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Jan 14, 2010

i loved this, and actually i used guava paste instead of an actual guava. The guava paste has a more concentrated flavor than the fruit, so be careful how much you add. I did it to taste, but also be aware that guava paste is a bit grainy (but that didn't bother me). I just chopped up up the guava paste into small cubes and heated it up according to instructions, then transferred to the blender and gave it a quick whirl, then poured back in the pot and added the rest of the ingredients and followed the directions. It was AMAZING.

 
Mar 15, 2015

I was looking for a fruity type bbq sauce recipe that would be different from my usual sweet and tangy ones. This came close, but something about so much tomato paste and no vinegar just didn't hit all the notes I was looking for.

 

4 Ratings

Jan 04, 2010

Sorry, I haven't made it but am trying to figure out how to do so with Guava Paste. A guest brought me 4 packages for a pot luck (imagine that) and I'm trying to figure out how to use it.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 70 kcal
  • 4%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 12.1 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 2.5 g
  • 4%
  • Fiber
  • 1.6 g
  • 6%
  • Protein
  • 1.5 g
  • 3%
  • Sodium
  • 534 mg
  • 21%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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