Mustard Based BBQ Sauce

Mustard Based BBQ Sauce


"This is a great version of the traditional mustard based bbq sauce. Most sauces are ketchup based, but in the South we prefer the mustard variation. You oughta try it at least once."


7 m servings 53 cals
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Original recipe yields 12 servings



  • Calories:
  • 53 kcal
  • 3%
  • Fat:
  • 0.8 g
  • 1%
  • Carbs:
  • 11.4g
  • 4%
  • Protein:
  • 0.9 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 238 mg
  • 10%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a saucepan over medium heat, stir together the mustard, honey, brown sugar and vinegar. Season with black pepper. Bring to a boil, and let simmer for 5 minutes. Pour over cooked pulled pork or beef. If you want more flavor, let the meat simmer in the sauce for about 30 minutes.
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  1. 58 Ratings


The idea of a mustard BBQ sauce really only hits home in South Carolina and Northern GA. It is very popular down there and is what I grew up on. This recipe is a little different, we use apple c...

This is a great base sauce or paint for pork, especially ribs or pulled pork sandwiches. My personal taste leans towards something with more bite, so I add a hint of Worchestershire saucea, gar...


awesome recipe! we decreased the honey and brown sugar a bit, increased the vinegar, added garlic, ginger, paprika and a splash or two of vodka and poured a double batch over a large shredded p...

Really great recipe...allthough where I come from we call it Honey Mustard Sauce and not BBQ sauce.

In the cooking process I added 1/3 cup finely chopped yellow onions.. It seemed to round out the flavor.

This sauce is fantastic for my sister-in-law since she is allergic to tomatoes, she really misses having BBQ sauce but having found this, she can again enjoy is basted on ribs or chicken it's de...

GREAT traditional Carolina mustard BBQ sauce. Very simple, but good and tangy.

My fiancee was stationed in NC for years and this took him right back to his days in the Marines! I served the sauce over a pulled pork sandwich (made from loin) with toasted bun and carolina sl...