Ever Get The Urge For A Zesty Homemade BBQ Sauce?

This tomato based homemade BBQ sauce incorporates Jack Daniels whiskey for added zest. I use Jack Daniels in my tomato based BBQ sauces, because it is one of my favorite ingredients.  This BBQ sauce is perfect with grilled steak, and I heartily recommend it for barbecues.

You can prepare this recipe for BBQ sauce a couple of days before you need it to get all the flavors into perfect harmony.

Why not give this zesty Jack Daniels BBQ sauce recipe a try right now?



  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 2 tablespoons Jack Daniels whiskey
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon steak sauce
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic, chopped
  • 1 pinch each of salt and pepper


  1. Place all the sauce ingredients in a saucepan and whisk briskly to blend
  2. Bring to a boil on medium heat then reduce heat and simmer for 10-15 minutes, stirring occasionally.