Recipes for Leftover Barbecue Sauce
Whether you use bottled barbecue sauce or make your own from scratch, as in the recipes in the similar and related recipes links, you are bound to have more than you need for one application. There are many obvious ways to deal with the leftovers, including refrigerating or freezing. Here are a few suggestions for using extra barbecue sauce in different presentations.
- Make a quick and easy Barbecue Pizza, using your choice of suggested toppings.
- Use the sauce inside and as the topping for your favorite Meatloaf or Meatballs recipe.
- Use it as a Sauce for Pasta. You might want to tame and thin it a bit with some whole, crushed tomatoes.
- Freeze in small portions then defrost and mix with leftover meats, such as a roast, for quick Barbecue Sandwiches.
Notes: If you know you will want to save sauce for a future use, be certain in does not become contaminated by raw meat the first time around.