Blueberry Barbecue Sauce - Wish Farms

Blueberry Barbecue Sauce

5 min


This delicious berry recipe is provided by Fresh From Florida and Florida Specialty Crop Foundation.


  • 2 teaspoons vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup onion, minced
  • 1 tablespoon fresh jalapeño pepper, seeded and minced
  • 1/4 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 cup rice wine vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons light brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon Tabasco sauce
  • 2 cups fresh Wish Farms blueberries
  • kosher salt to taste
  • freshly ground pepper to taste


  • Heat oil in a non-reactive saucepan over medium heat.
  • Add the onion and jalapeño, stirring until wilted, about 3 minutes.
  • Add the ketchup, vinegar, sugar, mustard and Tabasco and bring to a simmer.
  • Add the blueberries and simmer over low heat, stirring until thickened, about 10 minutes.
  • Purée the sauce in a blender or food processor until smooth.
  • Pass through a strainer and season with salt and pepper. Serve at room temperature.