Cola Barbecue Sauce



1 1/2 cup

Recipe from

Southern Living


1 tablespoon butter
1/2 small onion, minced
1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger
1 garlic clove, minced
3/4 cup reserved cola
3/4 cup ketchup
1/2 teaspoon grated lemon rind
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
2 tablespoons steak sauce
1/2 teaspoon liquid smoke
1/2 teaspoon pepper
Salt to taste


Melt butter in a heavy saucepan over medium heat. Add onion, ginger, and garlic; sauté 3 minutes or until tender.

Stir in reserved cola; bring mixture to a boil. Stir in ketchup and remaining ingredients; bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer 5 minutes.

Note: For testing purposes only, we used A1 Steak Sauce.