Strawberry Bacon Hot BBQ Sauce Recipe

Difficulty: Easy | Total Time: 1 hour | Active Time: | Makes: 5-6 cups

The spicy smoky bacony flavor of the hot sauce is a perfect compliment to the sweet strawberries in this tangy tasty bbq sauce

  • 16 oz ripe topped and quartered strawberies
  • 1 cup diced sweet onion
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/4 cup Bacon Hot Sauce
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 c up molasses
  • 1 packed cup light brown sugar
  • 1 tsp dark cocoa powder (or 1 oz dark chocolate)
  • 1 tsp dried spearmint
  • 2 tsp Kosher salt
  • 1 tsp fresh ground black pepper
  1. Add all ingredients to a medium sized heavy saucepan and mix well.
  2. Simmer over medium low heat for 45 minutes until reduced by 1/3.
  3. Cool slightly and blend until smooth with an immersion blender orin a food processor.
  4. Cool completely before serving. Use as a baste just at the end of grilling or as a dip.

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