Bourbon Barbecue Sauce

Bourbon Barbecue Sauce  

Ingredients:
1 tablespoon butter
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 cups finely chopped onion
2 cloves garlic, crushed
1/2 cup molasses
1 cup ketchup
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
1 teaspoon dry mustard
1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest
1 tablespoon soy sauce
1 tablespoon Hungarian paprika
1/3 cup bourbon whiskey

Directions:
In a large, heavy saucepan, melt the butter with the oil. Saute the onions until tender. Add the garlic and cook 2 minutes longer.
Combine the molasses, ketchup, vinegar, mustard, pepper, lemon juice, zest, soy sauce, paprika, and bourbon. Stir into onion mixture.
Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer for 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Cool and refrigerate in a covered container.
 


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