Caribbean BBQ Sauce


This is the most WONDERFUL BBQ sauce recipe I know. It is different (sort of), and the black rum cannot be substituted by another type of rum. It ruins the taste.

Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
20 mins
2 1/2 cups


  • 1 teaspoon vegetable oil

  • 3 slices bacon, diced

  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped

  • 1 cup tomato sauce

  • ½ cup black rum

  • 1 lemon, juiced

  • cup brown sugar

  • 1 dash chili sauce


  1. Place vegetable oil, bacon, and onion in a medium skillet over medium high heat. Cook until bacon is evenly brown and onion is tender.

  2. Stir tomato sauce and rum into the skillet with bacon and onion, and reduce heat. Simmer about 2 minutes. Mix in lemon juice, brown sugar, and chili sauce. Continue to simmer about 8 minutes.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

92 Calories
4g Fat
9g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 12
Calories 92
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 4g 5%
Saturated Fat 1g 6%
Cholesterol 5mg 2%
Sodium 169mg 7%
Total Carbohydrate 9g 3%
Dietary Fiber 1g 3%
Total Sugars 7g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 9mg 46%
Calcium 16mg 1%
Iron 0mg 2%
Potassium 117mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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