For a savory, delicious barbecue sauce, prepare this before your next grill out.  Marilyn's Bourbon Barbecue Sauce is sure to satisfy your taste buds and will go perfectly with ribs, pork and grilled chicken.


1 stick butter

2 cups finely chopped onion

3 cloves garlic, finely chopped

1/2 cup bourbon

1 cup bottled chile sauce

2 tbsp. cider vinegar

1/4 cup fresh lemon juice

1/2 cup dark brown sugar

1 tsp. black pepper

1 tbsp. sea salt


- Melt the butter and saute the onions and garlic for 5 minutes.

- Add remaining ingredients and simmer on low for 40 minutes, stirring often. 

- Remove some of the sauce to baste the chicken during the last 2 minutes of grilling.  Warm remainder of sauce to spoon over the chicken at serving time.

- Enjoy!

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