Jalapeno BBQ Sauce


prep 0:30       total 1:30


8 cups



12 sm. jalapenos, seeded and diced
2 lbs. BBQ sauce (can be store bought)
4 tbsp. cayenne pepper
4 tbsp. butter
1 cup honey
1 cup whiskey


In a medium saucepan, carefully heat the whiskey over medium heat until it catches fire. Let the alcohol burn off, leaving about 1/2 a cup of whiskey reduced. Add butter, jalapenos, BBQ sauce, cayenne and the honey; let it simmer for about 1 hour. Stirring frequently. Pull off the heat and let cool to room temperature. You can store in bottles in the fridge for up 1 month.

Author's Comments

OK all you Chili Heads! Here is one to put on any grilled food. I even use it on meatloaf.

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tomb reviewed Jalapeno BBQ Sauce on February 2, 2005

OK Einar, How do you come up with this stuff? This was great! It had a sweet start with a nice bite at the end to it. I did some slow cooked ribs with it. I just can't wait to try it at home on chicken!