Sweet and spicy homemade barbecue sauce recipe.

Homemade Barbecue Sauce Recipe

This sweet and spicy barbecue sauce will be a hit with the whole family at your next barbecue!
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword Barbecue sauce recipe, homemade barbecue sauce, sweet and spicy barbecue sauce recipe
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 40
Calories 43kcal
Author Alea


  • 3 1/2 cups of tomato sauce or 2 - 15-ounce cans of tomato sauce
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup molasses
  • 3 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons paprika
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon ground mustard
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1/2 teaspoon white pepper


  • Add the tomato sauce, brown sugar, molasses, Worcestershire sauce, and soy sauce to a saucepan. Stir to combine.
  • Add the paprika, garlic powder, onion powder, ground mustard, red pepper flakes, and white pepper. Stir to combine
  • Cook over a medium flame until it reaches a boil.
  • Lower the heat to medium-low and simmer for 5 minutes.


Serving: 2tablespoons | Calories: 43kcal | Carbohydrates: 11g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 205mg | Potassium: 167mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 10g | Vitamin A: 280IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 20mg | Iron: 1mg