Country Barbecue Sauce

Serves: 32Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 2 hours 15 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 32

Ingredients

  • 4 whole cloves
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 4 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 2 large yellow onions, chopped
  • 2 sweet red peppers, chopped
  • 2 Serrano chili peppers, cored, seeded, and minced
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 2 tsp. black pepper
  • 1 tsp. Tabasco sauce
  • 2 oz. cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. Dijon mustard
  • 1 can (28 oz.) tomato purée
  • 2 Tbsp. molasses
  • 1 tsp. liquid smoke
  • 1 tsp. hot paprika
  • 1 Tbsp. sweet paprika

Directions

  • Create a cheesecloth pouch for the cloves and cinnamon stick. Tie off the cheesecloth with twine.
  • In a large soup pot, sauté the garlic, onions, and peppers in olive oil. Stirring constantly, add the rest of the ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat.
  • Cover the pot and simmer for 2 hours. Remove cheesecloth from pot and transfer sauce to a blender and blend until smooth. Will keep in refrigerator up to 2 weeks.

Recipe Information

Serves: 32

Ingredients

  • 4 whole cloves
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 4 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 2 large yellow onions, chopped
  • 2 sweet red peppers, chopped
  • 2 Serrano chili peppers, cored, seeded, and minced
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 2 tsp. black pepper
  • 1 tsp. Tabasco sauce
  • 2 oz. cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. Dijon mustard
  • 1 can (28 oz.) tomato purée
  • 2 Tbsp. molasses
  • 1 tsp. liquid smoke
  • 1 tsp. hot paprika
  • 1 Tbsp. sweet paprika

Directions

  • Create a cheesecloth pouch for the cloves and cinnamon stick. Tie off the cheesecloth with twine.
  • In a large soup pot, sauté the garlic, onions, and peppers in olive oil. Stirring constantly, add the rest of the ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat.
  • Cover the pot and simmer for 2 hours. Remove cheesecloth from pot and transfer sauce to a blender and blend until smooth. Will keep in refrigerator up to 2 weeks.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories30
Total Fat1g
Saturated Fat0g
Cholesterol0mg
Sodium150mg
Total Carbohydrate5g
Dietary Fiber1g
Sugars3g
Protein1g