1c ketchup
1/2c honey
1/4c white vinegar
1/4c molasses
3 cloves crushed garlic
1 tsp liquid smoke flavoring (can be substituted with Worcestershire sauce)
½ tsp ground pepper

¼ tsp each of:

  • Paprika
  • Chili powder
  • Onion powder
  • Garlic powder
  • Chipotle pepper

Mix ketchup, honey, vinegar and molasses together in a saucepan over medium heat until smooth. Stir in garlic, liquid smoke, pepper, paprika, chili powder, onion powder, garlic powder and chipotle pepper. Reduce heat to low and let simmer until thickened (about 20 minutes).