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Southern-Style Molasses Barbecue Sauce Recipe

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Southern-Style Molasses Barbecue Sauce Recipe
Use this Southern style barbecue sauce on ribs, chops, steaks, or burgers.


  • 1 can (8 ounces) tomato sauce
  • 1/3 cup molasses or sorghum molasses
  • 1/4 cup vinegar
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • dash salt


Combine all ingredients in saucepan. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer for 10 minutes. Makes about 1 cup of barbecue sauce, for ribs, pork chops, burgers, steaks, or wieners.

For oven barbecued ribs, baste during last hours of baking.

See Also

Beer Barbecue Sauce

Spicy Bourbon Barbecue Sauce

Memphis-Style Barbecue Sauce

Jim Beam Barbecue Sauce

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 2 out of 5
recipe sounds like my dads, Member Clarissaallen

was looking for a vineagar based sauce like my dads

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