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4th of July STRAWBERRY BBQ Marinade Grilling Barbecue Sauce Recipe

This bbq / barbecue sauce recipe uses strawberries as a base for a thick, bold and zesty all purpose BBQ marinading and grilling sauce. Can use on meats, seafood, vegetables, pasta and salads. Wonderful strawberry flavor! Enjoy.

Homemade 4th of July Strawberry BBQ Sauce Recipe

4 cups strawberries, hulled (if they are large cut them in half)
1/2 cup ketchup
2 tablespoons maple syrup
2 tablespoons strawberry preserves/jam
2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
2 tablespoons soy sauce
1 chipotle chili in adobo, minced – OPTIONAL
1 tablespoon garlic, grated
1 tablespoon ginger, grated
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 tbsp dijon mustard
2 tablespoons parsley or cilantro, chopped

1.Place the strawberries in a single layer on a baking pan lined with
foil folded up on the sides to capture the juices and roast in a
preheated 425F oven until they start to caramelize, about 15-20 minutes.

2.Bring everything except the parsley/cilantro to a boil, reduce the heat,
simmer for 15 minutes, remove from heat, mix in the parsley/cilantro and
puree in a food processor or blender or using an immersion blender.

Store in refrigerator. Can freeze or can.

Use on meats, seafood, vegetables, pasta, salads, etc…


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20 thoughts on “4th of July STRAWBERRY BBQ Marinade Grilling Barbecue Sauce Recipe

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  • I love the idea of the fruity and spicy sauce. Totally trying this on chicken! Thanks for sharing, Tess!!

  • MMM! Baking strawberries is a new concept to me. It looks like it intensifies the flavor a lot! The finished sauce looks wonderful! I could eat it alone! Very well done! Thanks for sharing!

  • Tess favorite flavored barbecue sauces often combine both fruit and a spicy element. This recipe uses strawberries which I think is unique, and a spicy element. I believe the overall final product should work great on just about any kind of meat that you might want a barbecue.

  • Wow…great sauce, Tess! Those kabobs look delicious! Happy 4th!

  • OMG Tess, this is amazing and like you said good on all sorts of things!  I bet it would be good on ice cream too!  Those are beautiful strawberries just by themselves!!  YUM!

  • So tasty and  refreshing for the summer heat. 
    thank you Tess for sharing. Yummy!
    Have a lovely day 

  • Thanks, Tess!   🙂

    That's a really interesting looking recipe, and one which I've never seen before!  Wishing you a great 4th of July weekend and thumbs up,  Jersey Joe  🙂

  • Tess this BBQ sauce would taste amazing. It's so different and I love the sound of using strawberries in it. Fantastic!


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