Tonkatsu Sauce (Japanese-style Barbecue Sauce)

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Tonkatsu Sauce (Japanese-style Barbecue Sauce)

[Photographs: Joshua Bousel]

About the author: Joshua Bousel brings you new, tasty condiment each Wednesday and a recipe for weekend grilling every Friday. He also writes about grilling and barbecue on his blog The Meatwave whenever he can be pulled away from his grill.

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  • Yield:makes about 1/2 cup
  • Active time: 5 minutes
  • Total time:5 minutes
  • Rated:

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup ketchup
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon mirin
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

Directions

  1. 1.

    In a small bowl, stir together ketchup, Worcestershire, soy sauce, mirin, sugar, mustard, and garlic powder. Use immediately or store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to a month.