Simple homemade bbq sauce recipe with Dr. Pepper, tomato paste, brown sugar, molasses, vinegar and more. Great on grilled chicken, pork chops, ribs and more!
Prep Time: 10minutes
Cook Time: 30minutes
Total Time: 40minutes
1/2red pepper, minced
5garlic cloves, minced
1can(355 ml) Dr. Pepper soda pop
1 1/2cupbrown sugar
1 1/2cupstomato paste
Melt the butter in a saucepan. Add the onion, red pepper, garlic to the saucepan and saute until they are tender and beginning to caramelize, about 8 minutes.
Add the molasses, Dr. Pepper, brown sugar, vinegar, salt and pepper. Bring to a boil. Let it cook with a low rolling boil for about 10 minutes. Stir occasionally so that nothing sticks to the bottom of the saucepan.
Stir in the tomato paste and lower the heat. Let the sauce simmer for 30 minutes, stirring every few minutes.
Remove from the heat and let the sauce cool to room temperature.