Zesty Apple Butter BBQ Sauce

  • Rating ****

3 Cups Sauce


  • 1 cup Smucker's Cider Apple Butter
  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 1 tablespoon prepared mustard
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 3 teaspoons liquid smoke
  • 1/2 teaspoon red pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon coarse kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • 1 cup finely chopped onions
  • 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika


In large bowl, combine all ingredients. Mix well. Add desired meat portions, making sure all pieces are well coated. Cover and marinate in refrigerator 3 to 4 hours or overnight. Bake or barbecue according to your favorite technique. Use remaining sauce to baste.

Recipe reprinted by permission of Smucker's. All rights reserved.

RecID 8359

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