Barbecue Sauce


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Barbecue sauce (also abbreviated BBQ sauce) is a flavoring sauce used as a marinade, basting or topping for meat cooked in the barbecue cooking style, including pork or beef ribs and chicken (Wikipedia, nd).

Allergy Alert:

Barbecue sauce contains a number of ingredients, ranging from spices to molasses to tomato paste. Additionally, recipes vary depending on brand and location. In the event of an allergic reaction after having something containing barbecue sauce, contact your allergist. 

Common Uses:

Barbecue sauce is commonly used as a side for dipping food in, or used as a marinade for various meats and other foods.

Dietary Information and Related Articles:

Here is a great homemade barbecue sauce recipe!