barbecue sauce

A sauce used to baste barbecued meat; also used as an accompaniment to the meat after it's cooked. It is traditionally made with tomatoes, onion, mustard, garlic, brown sugar and vinegar; beer and wine are also popular ingredients.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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Foolproof Ribs with Barbecue Sauce

BBQ Baby Back Ribs

Root Beer BBQ Sauce

Sweet and Sticky Pork Ribs

Barbecued Pork Ribs

Smoked Ribs with Carolina-Style BBQ Sauce

Slow Cooker Georgia Pulled Pork Barbeque

Slow-Cooker Whole Chicken

BBQ Chicken Wings with Blue Cheese Butter

Neely's BBQ Sauce

Dirty Steve's Carolina Gold Wing Sauce

Sunny's Blueberry BBQ Sauce

Smoked Sausage in BBQ Sauce

Smoky BBQ Riburger on Cheesy Garlic Bread


World Championship Baby Back Ribs

Sweet and Sticky BBQ Beef Ribs

Korean Pulled Pork Sandwich with Asian Slaw

Grilled BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

Mini Meatballs with Raspberry-Balsamic Barbecue Sauce

Spiced Beef Brisket with Smokey BBQ Sauce (Texas)

The Smoking Swine's Traditional BBQ Sauce

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Beer-Braised Baby Back Ribs

Herbed Lamb Chops with Homemade BBQ Sauce

Dirty South Korean Pulled Pork Sandwich

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