Spicy with Southwestern flavors, this Texas BBQ Sauce Recipe is the perfect accompaniment to tender smoked brisket. Try this one next time you're in the mood for taste as big as the state of Texas.
Texas barbecue sauce is a tomato based sauce, and usually includes some type of hot pepper as a flavoring. This can be chili powder, cayenne pepper, jalapenos or hot sauce. Onions and garlic are also typically added to the sauce, along with a bit of cumin and Mexican oregano.
This sauce is not for the weak of heart. A lot of hot peppers in various forms give this one big flavor and just a touch (!) of heat. This recipe includes...
Saute' the onions, garlic and jalapenos until softened, then add the
rest of the ingredients. Bring to a boil, lower the heat, and simmer for
Use this sauce to baste the brisket and ribs as they are cooking. Serve alongside the barbecued meat for dipping, too.
If you like it spicy, this Texas BBQ sauce recipe is just what
you're looking for. Make sure you've got plenty of cold drinks to serve
when you're eating Texas style. Lemonade and ice tea are good to have,
or for something stronger, a bottle of Lone Star or Shiner bock beer
will hit the spot and keep things cooled down.