homemade bbq sauce

Summer Steak Sandwich With Homemade BBQ Sauce

Store bought sauce has its place, but we’re making the case for homemade BBQ sauce!

You can’t go wrong with any type of barbecue sauce. But if you want to punch up the flavor at your next summer gathering, go homemade! It might sound a little tricky, but all you really have to do is dive into your spice collection.

Chef Nettie Frank shares how to make barbecue sauce from scratch. She also shares how to pair it with the most mouth watering steak sandwich you’ve ever seen!

Find more recipes from Nettie at www.chefnettie.com, or on YouTube, Healing Kitchen Thyme.

Nettie’s BBQ Sauce


  • 1/2 C. Tomato Sauce
  • 1/4 C. Mustard
  • 1 C. Karo Syrup
  • 1/4 C. Worcestershire
  • 1/2 C. Brown Sugar
  • 1/4 C. Pomegranate Juice
  • 1 T. Kosher Salt
  • 2 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1 T. Dried Onion
  • 1 tsp Dried Garlic
  • 1 tsp Ground Ginger
  • 1 tsp Chili Powder
  • 1 tsp Paprika
  • 1/2 tsp Cloves