RECIPE: Lindt Barbecue Sauce
It may be the last few weeks of summer but there is still plenty of grilling to do! Entice your party guests with a barbecue sauce made with a secret ingredient: chocolate! The addition of Lindt EXCELLENCE Chili will give your homemade sauce depth and richness that can only be provided by dark chocolate.
Lindt EXCELLENCE Chili Barbecue Sauce
2 TBSP olive oil
1 small onion, very finely chopped
1 1/2 cups ketchup
3/4 cup chicken broth
1/4 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup fresh lime juice
4 tsp Worcestershire sauce
1/2 tsp salt
1 bar (3.5oz) Lindt EXCELLENCE Chili Dark Chocolate, chopped
- Heat oil in a medium saucepan set over medium heat. Cook onion for 3 minutes or until softened. Stir in ketchup, chicken broth, brown sugar, lime juice, Worcestershire and salt; bring to a boil.
- Simmer for 20 minutes or until thickened. Remove from heat. Whisk in chocolate until melted. Adjust seasoning to taste.
Yields: 2 cups
Maitre Tip: Use barbecue sauce to baste ribs, pork chops or chicken during the last few minutes of grilling.