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Cherry Cola BBQ Sauce being drizzled over pork ribs.
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5 from 6 votes

Cherry Cola BBQ Sauce

Cherry Cola BBQ Sauce is going to be your new favorite homemade BBQ sauce! It's rich, sweet, tangy and delicious on a variety of meats. If you've been looking for a BBQ sauce that is unique and full of flavor, this is the sauce for you!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Sauce
Cuisine: American, Barbecue
Keyword: Cherry Cola BBQ Sauce
Servings: 16
Calories: 61kcal


  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1 cup cherry cola
  • ½ cup pitted sweet cherries
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • ¼ cup apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tablespoons molasses
  • 2 Tablespoons Best Sweet Rub


  • Bring all ingredients to a boil. Combine all ingredients in a medium saucepan and bring to a boil.
  • Reduce heat and simmer. Reduce the heat and simmer the sauce for 20 minutes, allowing the sauce to cook down and thicken.
  • Blend the sauce. Cool the sauce slightly and then transfer to a blender. Put the lid on the blender and blend until the sauce is fully mixed and nice and smooth.
  • Use and store. This sauce can be used immediately. If you plan on using it at a later time, transfer it to a lidded jar and chill. This sauce will keep for 1 week in the refrigerator.


Calories: 61kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 140mg | Potassium: 112mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 14g | Vitamin A: 82IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 14mg | Iron: 1mg