Sweet Paleo BBQ Sauce

This recipe makes a delicious sweet Paleo BBQ sauce. It’s easy to make and can be prepared in advance, and has all the potential to make your BBQ party a success.

yield:1 cup
prep time:5 min
cook time:30 min
ready in:35 min
  • 1/2 cup (1.25 dl) water
  • 1/2 cup (1.25 dl) apple sauce (unsweetened)
  • 1/2 cup (1.25 dl) tomato paste
  • 1/3 (0.75 dl) maple syrup
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon liquid smoke
  • 1 teaspoon yellow mustard
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon cacao powder
  • Mix all ingredients in a sauce pan.
  • Let simmer over low heat for about 30 minutes while stirring occasionally. (I recommend placing a fine mesh strainer over the pot as a splatter shield.)
  • Pour the sauce over into a jar and let it cool off, then store in the fridge.