Homemade Sweet Chipotle BBQ Sauce
Author: Rachel Hanawalt
Prep time: 5 mins
Cook time: 15 mins
Total time: 20 mins
When the store-bought stuff just doesn't cut it, this simple DIY recipe will guide you to the best-ever BBQ sauce!
  • 1 C apple juice
  • ¾ C all-natural ketchup
  • 3 Tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp low-sodium soy sauce
  • 4 Tbsp honey
  • 2 tsp molasses
  • ⅛-3/4 tsp chipotle chili powder*
  • 1 Tbsp chili powder
  • ½ tsp garlic powder
  • ½ tsp dry mustard
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp black pepper
  1. Combine all of the ingredients together in an uncoated saucepan. Whisk the ingredients together and bring them to a boil over medium-high heat.
  2. Reduce the heat to medium and simmer the sauce until it is reduced by half. When you’re finished this recipe makes about 1 C of sauce. Use immediately or cool completely and store in the refrigerator for up to two weeks or freeze and store for up to 4 months.
Recipe by Simple Seasonal at https://simpleseasonal.com/recipes/homemade-sweet-chipotle-bbq-sauce