Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is a real good sweet & sour sauce--full of chunky little tidbits that are so good. It makes about 3 cups. It will stay good in the fridge for about 3 or 4 days.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Drain pineapple, reserving juice from pineapple.
  2. In a medium saucepan, combine sugar, can of tomatoes, onion, soy sauce, ginger and pineapple; simmer for 20 minutes.
  3. In a small bowl, combine cornstarch and reserved pineapple juice; stir till smooth.
  4. Add to the cooked pineapple mixture when mixture is done cooking.
  5. Bring to a boil and cook for about 2 minutes or till slightly thickened,Remove from heat and cool.
  6. Refrigerate till cold.
Most Helpful

Turned out great to use in sweet and sour pork wraps. Really good.

adopt a greyhound June 03, 2015

I made up this recipe and served it with vegetarian meatballs (brand-name Nate). It was absolutely delicious. I had a food processor and it made it easy to chop up all those onions. Yes, there were a lot of onions since I was serving 75 people at a Luau. I had made up samples of 4 other sweet-sour sauces that were here on the Recipezaar website. Of all of them, this had just the right texture and taste. The vinegar I used was basalmic vinegar. So it was darker and I felt it complimented the meatballs better. I rejected two other recipes because I didn't care for the taste. I did use the Sweet-Sour Sauce for Meatballs & Wings recipe for my Hawaiian Enchiladas, and it was a good choice for them. I'm sure you would enjoy this as it has a nice rich flavor. Irene T.

tup4jit February 13, 2007

this looks like a really goood sweet and sour sauce!!!!!!!!!!!!!

monkeyem415 August 21, 2005