Strawberry BBQ Sauce

Ingredients:

  • 2lbs. fresh strawberries, hulled
  • 1.5 cups ketchup
  • 1/4 cup Balsamic vinegar
  • 4 tbsp brown sugar
  • 4 tbsp strawberry preserves
  • 2 tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp kosher salt
  • 1 tsp dry mustard
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tbsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper 

Instructions:

  • Pre-heat recteq to 275℉, add strawberries to a baking pan, and smoke at 275℉ for 1 hour.
  • Add remaining ingredients to a sauce pot, then add the smoked strawberries and allow to simmer for 25-30 minutes. 
  • Puree sauce in a blender until smooth.