Java Shoppe Homemade BBQ Sauce

Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 1 day
Total Time 1 day 30 minutes


  • 64 oz. bottle of Ketchup
  • 4 tsp Ground Mustard
  • 1 1/2 cups Sugar
  • 4 tsp Ground Black Pepper
  • 4 tsp Hot Sauce - we used Frank's Red Hot Sauce
  • 1 1/2 cups White Vinegar


  1. In a metal mixing bowl, add entire 64 oz bottle of ketchup
  2. Add the ground mustard, sugar, ground black pepper and hot sauce
  3. Then add the white vinegar and mix completely
  4. Refrigerate mixture for at least 24 hours
  5. Store in refrigerator in glass containers

Recipe Notes

If you like your bbq sauce a little hotter, you can add more hot sauce to the recipe.