Big, Bold, and Spicy Texas Barbecue Sauce

Big, Bold, and Spicy Texas Barbecue Sauce

Everything's bigger in Texas, including the flavor of our spicy Texas barbecue sauce, traditionally used with beef.
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  • Serves: 48 persons



  1. Step 1

    Gather the ingredients.
  2. Step 2

    Whisk together the ketchup, vinegar, sugar, water, Worcestershire sauce, chili powder, cumin and cayenne in a saucepan, bring to a low simmer.
  3. Step 3

    Once sauce reaches a simmer, immediately turn off the heat. Let the sauce cool to room temperature. This can be used as a basting sauce toward the end of the cooking time of your meat or brushed on after barbecuing, with additional sauce served on the side.