Spicy Thick Barbecue Sauce

This thick tomato-based sauce goes very nicely with grilled pork.

Serves: 12Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 15 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 12


  • 1 Tbsp. olive oil
  • ¼ cup chopped onion
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 cup tomato paste
  • 2 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 Tbsp. white or cider vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp. Dijon mustard
  • ⅛ tsp. cayenne pepper


  • Heat the oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add the onion and garlic. Cook, stirring, until the onion begins to soften. Stir in the tomato paste, Worcestershire sauce, vinegar, sugar, mustard, and cayenne pepper. Turn the heat down and simmer for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.