Habanero Chile and Dark Jamaican Rum Barbecue Sauce
If you love Barbecue and spicy foods this Caribbean twist on Barbecue Sauce will blow your mind! It easy to make and absolutely delicious. If you want the heat over the top use the whole Habanero and the seeds and veins. It works very well on any grilled or slow smoked, pork, beef, poultry or for a real Island treat try it on deep pit roasted Cabrito (goat).
2 TBL Safflower oil
2 Large white onions, peeled and diced
2 TBL Fresh ginger, grated
5 CLOVES Fresh garlic, minced
1 C Meyers Dark Jamaican Rum
1 C Catsup
1/2 C Red wine vinegar
1/2 C Dark molasses
1/4 C Dark brown sugar
1/2 Habanero pepper, seeded and minced
1 TBL Ground allspice
Salt and pepper to taste
1. Sauté the onions in hot oil, in a medium saucepan, until translucent. Add the ginger and garlic, and sauté for about 1 minute more to allow flavors to blend.
2. Add the rum, catsup, vinegar, molasses, brown sugar, Habanero, allspice, and mace. Bring to a full boil, reduce heat and simmer for 1/2 hour. Remove from heat, season, allow to cool.