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barbecue sauce in a mason jar

Zippy Homemade Barbecue Sauce

A homemade barbecue sauce recipe passed down from my mom that's easy to make and delicious on your favorite baked or grilled meats.
Course Sauce
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 73kcal
Author Amee


  • cup onion chopped
  • 1 small clove garlic minced
  • 2 tablespoon canola oil
  • 10 ¾ oz can or carton of condensed tomato soup
  • 2 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon vinegar
  • 1-2 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon mustard
  • dash hot sauce


  • In a saucepan, cook onion and garlic in oil over medium heat until tender
  • Add remaining ingredients and cook over low heat for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally
  • Use as a baste for chicken or ribs.
  • Store remaining sauce in an airtight container in the refrigerator


Calories: 73kcal | Carbohydrates: 10g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 173mg | Potassium: 241mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 149IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 11mg | Iron: 1mg