Honey BBQ Sauce

Honey BBQ Sauce


"Honey BBQ sauce that tastes very close to the BBW sauce. Tastes great on chicken, beef, pork, or anything else."
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30 m servings 65 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 65 kcal
  • 3%
  • Fat:
  • 0.4 g
  • < 1%
  • Carbs:
  • 16.5g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 0.3 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 243 mg
  • 10%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. Stir ketchup, honey, vinegar, and molasses together in a saucepan over medium heat until smooth; add liquid smoke, salt, black pepper, paprika, chili powder, onion powder, garlic powder, and cayenne pepper. Stir the seasonings into the ketchup mixture, reduce heat to low, and simmer until thickened, about 20 minutes.


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This recipe is delicious! I made a small change however, I added a chipotle pepper instead of cayenne. It tasted exactly like the honey chipotle sauce from Chilis! So yummy! I'm getting ready t...

This was a great BBQ sauce! The only variation was that I cut the amount of cayenne in half just for personal preference. Made ribs with this sauce that were just melt in your mouth delicious! T...

This was good. I didn't have molasses so used brown sugar, but I think the molasses would do the trick and will be sure to use it next time I make this.

Sauce was delicious! I didn't have molasses, so used regular syrup, and it was fine. Also didn't have liquid smoke so used a 1/4 cup of Dale's. This one is a keeper and easily modified.

Delicious! This sauce is rich, sweet, and just plain good. Since I had no cayenne pepper on hand, I added a few splashes of Louisiana Hot Sauce instead. This is our new favorite sauce!

I only tasted it after I mixed it but it is delicious! Can't wait for my honey bbq venison ribs to be done :-)

I added 1 tbsp of fresh lemon juice, 2 tbsp dark brown sugar and cut back on the cayenne pepper and salt. I didn't have any molasses to add but it was still great without it. I used it with pull...

This recipe is a keeper!

Exactly what I was looking for to use up some pork & make pulled BBQ sandwiches. Sooooo good!!!! I plan to make a larger batch & give as Christmas gifts in baskets I make for Christmas-it was ...

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