Sweeten up your grilling recipes with 'the taste that brings you home'. Grillmaster, Chef G Garvin shares his flavor packed BBQ sauce recipe that features his favorite ingredient— Gold Peak Sweet Tea. 

Recipe originally appears on goldpeak.tumblr.com


  • 18.5 Ounce Bottle Gold Peak Sweet Tea
  • 1.5 Cup light brown sugar
  • 2 Tablespoon canola oil
  • 3 Tablespoon diced jalapeño
  • 2 Tablespoon diced garlic
  • 3 Cup ketchup
  • .5 Cup orange juice
  • .5 Cup molasses
  • 1 Tablespoon liquid smoke
  • 1 Teaspoon garlic salt


  • Total Time: 25 min
  • Prep Time: 5 min
  • Cook Time: 20 min
  1. In a large saucepan, heat the oil and add the garlic, shallots and jalapeño. Sauté for 2 minutes, pour Gold Peak Sweet Tea in the saucepan over medium heat and add brown sugar. Bring to a boil and reduce heat to a simmer. Let mixture simmer until liquid is reduced down to syrup, about 15 minutes. Add the remaining ingredients. Mix well and bring to a low simmer until sauce is combined.