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Tue Nov 12, 2019

Sauced: Cof-Fee-Que

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The Roasterie Cof-Fee-Que

Sauce Stats

Name
Cof-Fee-Que Barbecue Sauce
Produced by
Cost
$4.99 for 15oz at The Kansas City BBQ Store
Ingredients
Cane Sugar, Apple Cider Vinegar, Water, Tomato Paste, Molasses, Spices, Espresso Grounds, Cocoa Powder, Dried Garlic, Onion Powder, Vanilla Extract, Ginger Powder, Natural Smoke Flavor, Tamarind Concentrate
Color
Dark Maroon
Meatwave Rating
810
out of 10
Approaching Greatness
More Sauce Reviews

While coffee imparts a unique roasted flavor in this sauce, it's complexity is taken even further with sweet chocolate and savory tamarind notes to make this a really unique and incredibly delicious sauce.

Tue Oct 29, 2019

Sauced: Sam Jones East N.C. Sweet Heat

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Sam Jones East NC Sweet Heat

Sauce Stats

Name
Sam Jones East N.C. Sweet Heat
Produced by
Cost
$7.00 for 17.25oz at Sam Jones BBQ
Ingredients
Water, Distilled Vinegar, Sugar, Hot Sauce, Tomato Paste, Spices, Corn Syrup, Salt, Modified Food Starch, Soybean Oil, Spices, Artificial Color
Color
Rusty red
Meatwave Rating
910
out of 10
Doesn't Get Much Better Than This
More Sauce Reviews

Delivering an exemplary Eastern North Carolina tang and heat, this sauce is destined to make your smoked pork really shine.

Tue Oct 15, 2019

Sauced: Swamp Boys Original BBQ Sauce

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Swamp Boys Original BBQ Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Swamp Boys Original BBQ Sauce
Produced by
Cost
$7.99 for 19oz at The Kansas City BBQ Store
Ingredients
Tomato Paste, Brown Sugar, Corn Syrup, Agave Syrup, Worcestershire Sauce, Sugar, Apple Cider Vinegar, Molasses, Salt, Liquid Smoke, Honey, Distilled Vinegar, Vanilla Extract, Lemon Juice, Garlic Powder, Paprika and Spices
Color
Dark Maroon
Meatwave Rating
710
out of 10
Pretty Damn Good
More Sauce Reviews

Swamp Boys delivers the characteristics of an exemplary competition barbecue sauce—glossy coating, attractive color, and a crowd pleasing barbecue flavor.

Tue Oct 1, 2019

Sauced: Vivian Howard Blueberry BBQ Sauce

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Vivian Howard's Blueberry BBQ Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Vivian Howard Blueberry BBQ Sauce
Produced by
Cost
$12.50 for 14oz at Vivianhoward.com
Ingredients
Apple Cider Vinegar, Sugar, Blackberries, Salt, Spices, Fruit Pectin
Color
Dark Purple
Meatwave Rating
710
out of 10
Pretty Damn Good
More Sauce Reviews

Most fruit barbecue sauces are really "tomato and," but this sauce is comprised of a solely blueberry base, which makes it incredibly unique, while still delivering a comforting sweet, tangy, and spicy barbecue flavor.

Tue Sep 17, 2019

Sauced: Weber Honey BBQ Sauce

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Weber Honey BBQ Sauce

Sauce Stats

Name
Weber Sweet & Thick Honey BBQ Sauce
Produced by
Cost
Appx $4.49 at your local grocery
Ingredients
Tomato Puree, Sugar, Vinegar, Salt, Food Starch-Modified, Molasses, Honey, Caramel Color, Spices, Natural Hickory Smoke Flavor, Xanthan Gum, Onion, Red Pepper, Garlic
Color
Maroon
Meatwave Rating
510
out of 10
Middle of the Road
More Sauce Reviews

Weber Honey delivers extra sugar against a familiar bold barbecue flavor that maybe becomes a tad too sweet for some tastes after being grilled.