Original KC Masterpiece BBQ Sauce Recipe

This BBQ Sauce will transform any grilled meat into a work of art. It is a great sauce to use on burgers and sandwiches as well, or you can use it as a dipping sauce or marinade. I believe it is the original KC Masterpiece barbeque sauce recipe. It is definitely a crowd pleaser.

Original KC Masterpiece BBQ Sauce


2 cups water
3/4 cup light corn syrup
1/2 cup tomato paste
1/2 cup vinegar
3 tablespoons molasses
3 tablespoons brown sugar
1 teaspoon liquid smoke
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon onion powder
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/8 teaspoon paprika
1/8 teaspoon garlic powder


1. Combine all of the ingredients in a medium saucepan
2. Simmer over high heat and bring the mixture to a boil.
3. Whisk until smooth.
4. Reduce heat and simmer for 45 to 60 minutes or until mixture is thick, stirring occasionally..
5. Cool then store in a covered container in the refrigerator overnight to let the flavors meld..