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Sweet 'n Sour Sauces
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Sweet and sour sauce is a common condiment in Asian recipes. It's used as a cooking sauce in popular dishes like sweet and sour pork, but it's also for dipping foods in such as deep-fried shrimp or chicken, or egg rolls.
You can purchase it in jars at the grocery store but they contain all sorts of unnecessary artificial ingredients. It's actually incredibly easy to make it yourself at home. The basic formula contains something sweet and something pungent, usually sugar and vinegar, but there are a whole range of options you can use. You'll find lots of varieties in our recipe collection that use ingredients like orange juice, fruit preserves, crushed pineapple, and even horseradish sauce.
We even have a copycat version of McDonald's sweet and sour sauce that they famously offer with their Chicken McNuggets.
Homemade Sweet And Sour Sauce Made with garlic powder, ground ginger, soy sauce, brown sugar, cornstarch, red wine vinegar, orange-pineapple juice stovetop
Sweet And Sour Pineapple Sauce Made with lemon juice, brown sugar, unsweetened crushed pineapple, chicken broth, white wine vinegar, vegetable oil, soy sauce, onion, garlic stovetop
Plum Sweet & Sour Sauce Made with plum jam or orange marmalade, crushed pineapple in syrup, sugar, vinegar, soy sauce, cornstarch, water stovetop Blender Sweet-Sour Sauce Made with salt, cornstarch, canned pimiento, frozen pineapple juice concentrate, brown sugar, vinegar, water, green bell pepper stovetop Thai Sweet & Sour Sauce Made with red curry paste, coconut cream, lime juice, water, tamarind concentrate, coconut "nectar" (try to use the watery liquid not the thicker cream), pineapple juice