Wednesday, June 26

Texas Style Barbecue Sauce

Barbeque sauce is one of the easiest things to make. You can easily make homemade sauce in the same amount of time it would take you to open a bottle and heat it up. And because barbeque sauce can take on soapy forms, your possibilities are endless. Here is a great basic Texas style sauce. It has a nice tang which is finished off by a nice back heat. Sure to bring and meat to zesty life!

Makes approx 1 1/2 cups sauce
Full time 20 minutes

You will need:

1/2 cup ketchup 
2 tbsp dried minced onions
2 tbsp water
2 tbsp white vinegar
1 tbsp butter
1 tbsp sugar
1 tbsp lemon juice
1 tbsp worchestire sauce
1 tsp minced garlic
1 tsp chili powder
3/4 tsp hot sauce
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp ground black pepper 
1/4 tsp sage

Let us begin:

In a small sauce pot combine minced onions, minced garlic, butter, chili powder, sage, salt, and pepper. Turn heat on to medium high.

Cook until butter is melted and onions are well coated. Approx 3 minutes.

Add in remaining ingredients.

Stir well to combine. Bring to boil over medium high heat, stirring often. Approximately 3-4 minutes.

Now, just  simmer on low heat for 10 minutes or until your ready to use, your ready to use it and your done!
See how easy that was, now you can try to create your own sauce or choose a new regional style to try, enjoy!