Sweet Sticky BBQ Sauce

Preparation info
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Appears in
Max’s Sandwich Book

By Max Halley and Ben Benton

Published 2018

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There is not a man, woman or child on this planet who doesn’t enjoy a sweet, sticky BBQ sauce.


  • 1 tbsp rapeseed oil
  • 1 red onion, finely diced
  • 1 garlic clove, grated


Take your heaviest bottomed saucepan and place it over a medium heat. Add the oil and allow it to get hot before putting in the onion, garlic, brown sugar and salt. Cook this for 8—10 minutes stirring pretty regularly. The sugar will make this go nice and dark, and the onions will sweat and caramelise too. This is good.

If you are ever worried they could begin to burn, just chuck a glug