In keeping with the theme of Bars, and no not the local tavern. Brat Bar with Bacon Relish is an extension of our last post, Party Condiment Bar.
If you have great condiments, you need something to put them on. Summer is for grilling and brat are perfect for grilling. Boil them in some beer, and they are ready to go. Place your brats in a pan large enough to hold them and cover them with beer. Add some onions, peppercorns, and even green peppers for additional flavor.Continue reading “Brat Bar with Bacon Relish”
1 – 20 ounce bottle of your favorite ketchup ½ tablespoon salt 1/2 tablespoon garlic powder 1/2 tablespoon onion powder
Juice of 1 lemon 1 tablespoon ground mustard 3 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce ½ cup brown sugar, lightly packed ½ tablespoon black pepper ½ cup apple cider vinegar 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1/4 teaspoon dried red chili flakes
Whisk all the ingredients in a medium saucepan over medium heat
and bring to a low boil.
Reduce heat to simmer. Simmer over low heat for 20 minutes, whisking occasionally. Watch closely during the last 5-10 minutes to make sure the sauce does not burn. The same will thicken during those last minutes of cooking.
Remove from heat and allow to cool. Use right away or store in an airtight container in the refrigerator.
Can be stored in the refrigerator for up to a month.