Hershey's Chocolate Barbecue Sauce
INGREDIENTS
  • 1/4 cup garlic, chopped
  • 2 cups onion, diced
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • juice of 4 whole lemons
  • 2 Tablespoons salt
  • 3 Tablespoons black pepper
  • 2 Tablespoons paprika (we used smoked)
  • 2 Tablespoons hot pepper sauce
  • 8 cups ketchup
  • 1 cup cider vinegar
  • 4 cups Hershey's chocolate syrup
DIRECTIONS
  1. In 5-quart sauce pan cook garlic, onion and olive oil over medium heat until onions are tender.
  2. Add lemon juice, salt, pepper, paprika and hot sauce; stir in and simmer for 10 minutes.
  3. Add ketchup, vinegar and chocolate syrup; stir in and simmer for 15 minutes.
  4. Simmer on low heat if serving immediately. Chill in refrigerator for serving at a later time. Reheat on a low setting.
  5. Yield: 1 gallon.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
We got brave this evening and made this for on our ribs. It was really really good. I hope others will be brave and try it. Recipe from Charlie Gipe Executive Chef of Hershey Entertainment Complex