Ketchup Based Simple Barbecue Sauce

ketchup barbecue sauce

Barbecue sauce is quickly becoming one of my favorite things to make.  There are so many great bbq recipes out there to try.  With just a few different ingredients, you can add a whole different depth of flavor to simple grilled chicken breasts.  And it’s so much better than the bottled versions!

This barbecue sauce is so easy and just calls for mainly spices and ketchup.  If you keep a stocked pantry like I usually do, you probably already have all of these ingredients for this sweet and tasty sauce.  Give it a try and let me know what you think.

Ketchup Barbecue Sauce

from Cooking Light


1/2 cup ketchup
1 tablespoon brown sugar
1 tablespoon cider vinegar
1 teaspoon chili powder
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon onion powder
1/2 teaspoon dry mustard
1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/8 teaspoon ground allspice


Combine ingredients in a small saucepan over medium heat. Bring to a simmer; cook 3 minutes or until slightly thick, stirring occasionally. Use as desired.

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