Spicy Honey-Lime Barbecue Sauce

Spicy Honey-Lime Barbecue SauceRecipe
Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Jan Gautro



Makes about 2 cups
Total time: 20 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Hands-on: 10 Minutes
Total: 20 Minutes


1/4 cup butter
1 medium onion, diced (about 1 cup)
1 (12-oz.) bottle chili sauce
1/4 cup honey
2 tablespoons lime juice
1/4 teaspoon pepper


Melt butter in a small saucepan over medium heat; add onion, and sauté 4 to 5 minutes or until tender. Stir in chili sauce, next 3 ingredients, and 1/3 cup water; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low, and simmer 5 minutes. Store in refrigerator up to 1 week.