Go to the barbecue sauce isle at your local grocery store right now and you will find a lot of choices, and many of them share a rather controversial ingredient – high-fructose corn syrup. High-fructose corn syrup, or HFCS, is an artificial sweetener and food preservative used to lengthen the shelf life of many sauces.
Topped with barbecue sauce, pineapple, mozzarella, and ham, Hawaiian pizza is a tasty departure from classic red sauce-topped slices. Follow this recipe to make Hawaiian pizza with a homemade, quick-rise crust. Mild to Wild’s Original Finishing Sauce adds smokiness and a hint of spice, while pineapple adds a tropical sweetness.
Classically trained chefs may not consider them mother sauces but we’re sure that many, everyday Americans do. We’re talking about finishing barbecue sauces and once people have had them, it’s hard to go without. Why? It’s what finishing sauces bring to a picnic or dining room table that count. “What’s their main contribution” barbecue novices may ask?
Whether it’s early in the summer or the middle of July, barbecuing is a tradition that many people enjoy. Not only is it a great opportunity for friends and family to get together, but even more so, it’s also a chance to spice up some of your favorite meats. Between pork ribs, mesquite flavored hamburgers, and delectable hot dogs, there’s … Read More
What makes American barbecue so great is that there is no right style that is more delicious than the rest, no matter what the fierce debaters say. Each region of the United States has their own distinct barbecue style, and like the mother sauces of French cuisine in which serve as the base for all other sauces, there are a … Read More
Gluten-Free Barbecue Sauce is Here Ask any pit master to reveal his or her grilling secrets and you’re likely to get slapped with a spatula. But most folks don’t have to risk the wrath of a pit master’s hot spatula or clacking tongs to find out what’s in a bottle of barbecue sauce. Most store-bought varieties contain tomatoes or mustard. … Read More
How enjoyable and addicting it is to indulge our cravings for spicy dishes. Whether it’s fresh chilies, our favorite hot sauce, or smoky and mouth-watering barbecue sauces, we can’t seem to get enough. But do you find yourself reaching for that glass of water for relief at times and not finding it? Let’s see if we can find a few ways to … Read More
For the serious pit master, there is nothing more cringe-worthy than watching someone incorrectly applying barbecue sauce when grilling. Whether it is applying the sauce before be the meat is cooked or taking the meat off the grill and slathering it in sauce without giving it a chance to caramelize, those who haven’t learned the finer points of grilling with … Read More
So, you’re trying to be healthier. You want to avoid high-fructose corn syrup in any way you can, or even eliminate it completely from your diet. To be frank, that’s a great idea; the concentrated, modified sugars can put you at risk for weight gain, type 2 diabetes, even liver damage. Most nutritional experts will tell you to avoid it … Read More