Homemade Barbecue Sauce

Homemade barbecue sauce is easy to make and so good.  Well worth the few minutes of your time.  
Homemade barbecue sauce- tangy and thick- perfect for ribs

This sauce is thick and gets nice and sticky when grilled.  I use it on my barbecued ribs, burgers, and even chicken.

Country Style Ribs with barbecue sauce

Make a batch and keep the leftovers in a large mason jar for easy use whenever you need it.

Homemade Barbecue Sauce

Homemade Barbecue Sauce


  • 1/2 cup + 1 Tbs sugar
  • 1 Tbs salt
  • 3/4 Tbs pepper
  • 2 Tbs brown sugar
  • 2 Tbs liquid smoke
  • 2 Tbs apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbs mustard
  • 1/2 cup tomato paste
  • 1/2 cup + 2 Tbs tomato sauce
  • 1 1/4 cup ketchup


  1. Mix all the ingredients together in a medium-large mixing bowl. Pour into a large mason jar for easy storage. Keep covered, in the fridge until ready to use.

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