Honey Garlic BBQ Sauce

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“This is my favorite homemade BBQ sauce. It uses a whole bulb of garlic, and lots of honey.”
1hr 20mins
4 cups

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large saucepan over medium low heat, mix together ketchup, garlic, 1 cup of water, hot sauce, honey, molasses, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce, soy sauce, salt, Cajun seasoning, paprika, red pepper, white pepper and black pepper.
  2. Allow the mixture to simmer approximately 30 minutes.
  3. In a small bowl, dissolve cornstarch in 1 tablespoon of water.
  4. Adjust amount of water as needed to fully dissolve cornstarch.
  5. Stir into the sauce mixture.
  6. Continue simmering approximately 15 minutes.
  7. Stir butter into the sauce mixture.
  8. Continue simmering mixture approximately 15 more minutes, or until butter is melted and the sauce has begun to thicken.
  9. Serve over meats prepared as desired.

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