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Bacon Chipotle BBQ Sauce on Chicken
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5 from 2 votes

Chipotle Bacon BBQ Sauce

Bacon and chipotle come together to make an awesome barbecue sauce.


  • 5 bacon slices
  • 1/3 cup onions minced
  • 2 garlic cloves minced
  • 1 1/2 cups ketchup
  • 1/4 cup vinegar
  • 1/2 cup dark brown sugar packed
  • 2 tablespoons Wostershier sauce
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons molasses
  • 1 tablespoon dry ground mustard
  • 2 teaspoon chipotle powder more or less based on how much kick you want
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder ancho


  • Fry the bacon to render the fat.
  • Take 2.5 tbsp of the fat that was rendered out of the bacon.  Add to a sauce pan.
  • Saute the minced onions  in the rendered fat in the sauce pan over medium low heat until the onions are translucent, about 5 minutes.
  • Add the garlic and cook for another minute or 2 until garlic is soft.
  • Add dry spices and cook for another minute.
  • Add remaining ingredients and stir.
  • Simmer for about 15 to 20 minutes until thick.
  • Let cool and refrigerate.
  • Add to whatever your cooking!