Sweet and Sour Ketchup

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Sweet and Sour Ketchup
  • Yield:makes about 3/4 cup
  • Active time:2 minutes
  • Total time:2 minutes
This recipe appears in:
10 Quick and Easy Ketchup Variations

[Photographs: Joshua Bousel]

Pineapple juice provides the fruity note of a classic Chinese-American sweet and sour sauce whose balance is a mix between brown sugar and rice vinegar.

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

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 2 tablespoons pineapple juice
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon rice vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce

Directions

  1. 1.

    Whisk together ketchup, pineapple juice, brown sugar, vinegar, and soy sauce in a small bowl. Use immediately or transfer to an airtight container and store in refrigerator for up to two weeks.

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