Mustard Barbecue Sauce

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.


2-1/3 cups

Updated: Apr. 16, 2022
I liked this mustard BBQ sauce recipe from the first taste, as have my guests. It's not a thick sauce, but it coats meats very well. I use it on grilled barbecue ribs, and it's great with ham. —Cliff Mays, St Albans, West Virginia
Mustard Barbecue Sauce Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 cup chicken or beef broth
  • 1 cup prepared mustard
  • 1/2 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 2 tablespoons molasses
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper


  1. In a large saucepan, combine all ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, until flavors are blended, 15-20 minutes. Serve warm or cold.

Nutrition Facts

2 tablespoons: 55 calories, 2g fat (1g saturated fat), 5mg cholesterol, 370mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (6g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.