This is a recipe our family does when we have family reunions and there is never any left after everyone gets their plates fixed.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
cook:
1 hr
total:
1 hr 20 mins
Servings:
45
Yield:
45 servings
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Ingredients

45
Original recipe yields 45 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Combine ketchup, tomato sauce, apple cider vinegar, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce, Dijon mustard, garlic powder, lemon juice, cayenne pepper, water, black pepper, paprika, salt, butter, liquid smoke, tomato juice, molasses, applesauce, and whiskey, respectively, in a large pot; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer until sauce is smooth and thickened, about 1 hour.

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Cook's Note:

For a thicker sauce, use tomato paste instead of tomato juice.

Nutrition Facts

74 calories; protein 0.5g 1% DV; carbohydrates 13.7g 4% DV; fat 0.9g 1% DV; cholesterol 0.5mg; sodium 256.3mg 10% DV. Full Nutrition