Basic Homemade BBQ Sauce Recipe
Recipe type: BBQ Sauce
Cuisine: BBQ
  • 2 Tbs. vegetable oil
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 1/2 cups ketchup
  • 1/2 cup cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1 Tbs. chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp. cayenne pepper (or more if you like it hot!)
  1. Prepare all the ingredients so chop the onions and mince the garlic.
  2. Heat up the oil on medium heat in a saucepan. Add the onion and garlic and cook for about 5 minutes, gently stirring.
  3. Add the ketchup, vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, sugar, chili powder and cayenne (use more cayenne if you like it hotter).
  4. Reduce the heat and simmer, partially covered, until the sauce has thickened slightly, about 20 to 30 minutes.
  5. Makes around 2 1/2 cups.
Recipe by Ultimate BBQ Sauce Recipes! at