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Tue Mar 31, 2020

Sauced: Plowboys BBQ Hot Head

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Plowboys BBQ Hot Head

Sauce Stats

Name
Plowboys BBQ Hot Head
Produced by
Cost
$6.95 for 16oz at All Things Barbecue
Ingredients
Water, Tomato Paste, Sugar, Worcestershire Sauce, Salt, Distilled Vinegar, Spices, Natural Smoke Flavor, Dehydrated Garlic and Onion, Sodium Benzoate, Spice Extractives
Color
Maroon
Meatwave Rating
610
out of 10
Above Average
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A strong acidic tomato flavor gains a nice boost of heat in this robustly flavored sauce.

Tue Mar 17, 2020

Sauced: The White Sauce

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The White Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
The White Sauce
Produced by
Cost
$7.99 for 12oz at The White Sauce
Ingredients
Mayonnaise, Sugar, Vinegar, Special Spice Blend
Color
Off-White
Meatwave Rating
910
out of 10
Doesn't Get Much Better Than This
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A heavier hit of sugar separates this white sauce from its brethren, offering a more balanced and, very likely, more versatile and crowd-pleasing flavor.

Tue Mar 3, 2020

Sauced: Bubba-Q's Spicy Honey Bourbon BBQ

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Bubba-Q's Spicy Honey Bourbon BBQ

Sauce Stats

Name
Bubba-Q's Spicy Honey Bourbon BBQ
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Cost
$7.99 for 16oz at The Kansas City BBQ Store
Ingredients
Tomato Puree, Brown Sugar, Apple Juice, Ketchup, Worcestershire Sauce, Apple Cider Vinegar, Pineapple Juice, Honey, Steak Seasoning, Molasses, Onion Powder, Celery Salt, Smoke Flavor, Bourbon Alcohol, De Arbol Peppers, Cayenne Pepper, Seasoning Salt, Dried Garlic, Chili Powder, Spices
Color
Rusty Red
Meatwave Rating
810
out of 10
Approaching Greatness
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A sauce packing a lot of complexity and great punch of heat, Bubba-Q's Spicy is ready to handle just about any meat you want to slather it on.

Tue Feb 18, 2020

Sauced: Bad Byron's Butt Rub Competition Barbeque Sauce

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Bad Byron's Butt Rub Barbeque Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Bad Byron's Butt Rub Competition Barbeque Sauce
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Cost
$4.75 for 14oz at Bad Byron's
Ingredients
Ketchup, Pure Can Syrup, Apple Cider Vinegar, Water, Worcestershire Sauce, Cherries, Pure Can Sugar, Garlic Salt, Non-modified Corn Starch, Bad Byron's Butt Rub, Chipotle, Salt, Black Pepper, Garlic Powder, Onion Powder
Color
Rusty Orange
Meatwave Rating
810
out of 10
Approaching Greatness
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A bright, sweet tomato base is contrasted by an equal amount of tang and then backed up with Worcestershire, garlic, onion, and peppers to create a well balanced and crowd pleasing barbecue flavor.

Tue Feb 4, 2020

Sauced: Meat Mitch Char Bar Table Sauce

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Meat Mitch Char Bar Table Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Meat Mitch Char Bar Table Sauce
Produced by
Cost
$6.99 for 19 oz on meatmitch.com
Ingredients
Water, Tomato Paste, Sugar, Apple Cider Vinegar, Distilled Vinegar, Brown Sugar, Salt, Spices, Natural Flavors, Dehydrated Garlic And Onion, Lemon Juice Concentrate
Color
Rusty Red
Meatwave Rating
810
out of 10
Approaching Greatness
More Sauce Reviews

A bright and fresh flavor veers heavily acidic, making it a great pairing for heavy and fatty smoked meats.