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Grape Jelly Barbecue Sauce

By: Vicky Pietz from Wholesome Farmhouse Recipes
Grape Jelly Barbecue Sauce
Grape Jelly Barbecue Sauce

"This grape jelly barbecue sauce has been a staple in many Midwest homes. It is the basic sauce for slow cooker meatballs that are served at so many gatherings. Basic BBQ Sauce Recipe Passed Down Through the Decades This sauce recipe is so easy, yet it continues to be a favorite among many. I can hardly remember a party where someone is not serving something slathered in this rich tasting goodness. It is a recipe that gets passed down through the ages either because someone in your family made it or you attended a potluck with this sauce covering meatballs, wings, and ribs and had to have the recipe. Simple Sauce for Grilling Favorites If you have ever had slow cooker meatballs at a party in the Midwest, my guess is that they were coated with this grape jelly barbecue sauce. They seem to have become the standard appetizer for backyard parties and gameday gatherings. Part of what makes this taste so good is the combination of the grape jelly with the BBQ sauce. The grape jelly brings a robust sweet undertone. Depending on your BBQ sauce preference, it can bring added heat and tomato flavor, or a rich and briny profile to the party. Basic Three Ingredient BBQ Sauce Recipe Today I share the tried-and-true basic sauce recipe. However, there are so many variations that folks have come up with. You can use this recipe just as written, or you can do a few simple upgrades and personalize this sauce to your liking. This barbecue sauce is so easy; made from just three ingredients. "

Serves8 servings or approximately 2 cups

Preparation Time5 min

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