Mango-Apricot Grilling Sauce


Mango-Apricot Grilling Sauce

This sweet glaze fruit based glaze has a little heat and is perfect for brushing on to chicken, pork, fish, or tofu. Add it towards the end of grilling and it will cook right in.
Course: Sauces
Cuisine: American BBQ, Fusion


  • 1 cup mango nectar
  • 1/3 cup apricot preserves
  • 3 tablespoons lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1 jalapeno pepper (seeded and finely chopped)
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • pinch of salt


  • Place all glaze ingredients into a medium saucepan. Simmer over medium-high heat for 2 minutes, stirring often. Reduce heat to low and simmer for an additional 5-6 minutes until sauce can coat the back of a spoon.
  • Remove from heat and let cool for a 5 or so minutes before using. This glaze can also be used as a dipping sauce. Serve warm if choosing to do so.
  • If making ahead of time, store in a jar or air tight container in the refrigerator for up to 1 weeks after initial preparation. Rewarm before using. Discard any sauce that has been in contact with raw or undercooked meat.

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