Forgoing labor this Labor Day, we’ll be chillin’ and grillin’ up a barbecue feast poolside next Monday. If you’re staycationing like we are this weekend, check back through Friday, September 2nd as we unveil a saucy barbecue dish, side or tip daily to help make your Labor Day fete a finger-licking success.
Chipotle Barbecue Sauce from The Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain in Tucson.
1.5 cups Ketchup
1/4 cup White Wine Vinegar
1/4 cup Molasses
1/4 cup Brown Sugar
2 tablespoons Chipotle puree, strained through a chinois
1 teaspoon Liquid Hickory Seasoning
Fresh Ground Black Pepper
Dash Fine Sea Salt
Mix ingredients in large mixing bowl. Add ground pepper and salt to taste. For additional heat, add additional Chipotle pepper. Use as a marinade or baste. Makes 2.5 cups.
Should you get the inkling to vacate, rather than staycate like us, partake in The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain’s extensive list of Labor Day events including a BBQ Buffet, Sunday, September 4th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.