I’m all about making my own condiments. I’m not all about making my own condiments all the time. I just don’t have time for that. Sometimes, it’s just nice to have something with a little more personality! There are tons of great ketchups and barbecue sauces out there, but sometimes I like to spice things up a bit. Pineapple Brown Sugar Barbecue Sauce: so easy! The perfect sweet and tangy barbecue sauce that's great on chicken, pork, or beef. Gluten free
In my humble Kansas City opinion, this really is the best homemade BBQ sauce recipe! It's sweet, it's tangy, it's smoky, and it's perfect on just about everything. It is also naturally vegan and gluten-free (*see note below).
The Best Barbecue Sauce *Makes about 7 cups ~ 2 c ketchup 2 c tomato sauce 1 1/4 c brown sugar 1 1/4 c red wine vinegar 1/2 c unsulphured molasses 2 T butter, cut into small pieces 4 t hickory flavored liquid smoke 1/2 t onion powder 1/2 t garlic powder 1/4 t chili powder 1 t paprika 1/2 t celery seed 1/4 t ground cinnamon 1/2 t cayenne pepper 1 t salt 1 t coarsely ground pepper