Coffee Bourbon Barbecue Sauce

READY IN: 20mins
Top Review by Mrs Goodall

First off, soooo fabulous. Flavor is amazing, both adults and the young kiddos loved it poured over dry rub bbq ribs. I was a little confused on how I'd use this as I made is very thin, like a marinade. I kept expecting it to thicken up and it didn't. So, it would work great as a marinade, but it's so much more than that, it's like a finishing sauce. We made dry rub ribs and then just poured the sauce over the ribs and then dipped the ribs in the sauce. It would be great for any meat. Based on other reviews I decided to cut the soy sauce in half. For me the soy was not too much and I was able to taste the other I said above, the young kids liked it too which was unexpected. I used espresso roast coffee and Makers Mark bourbon. Thanks Elmotoo, this is a great addition to our summer grilling menu!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Simmer all ingredients in a 2 1/2- to 3-quart heavy saucepan, uncovered, stirring occasionally, until reduced to about 1 cup, 15 to 20 minutes (sauce will be thin).
  2. Cool to room temperature.
  3. Serve with steak or chicken.

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