Coffee Mop Sauce


1 cup beer
1 cup apple cider
1/3 cup cider vinegar
1/3 cup coffee
1/3 cup beef or chicken stock
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
2 tablespoons hot sauce
2 teaspoons coarse salt (kosher or sea), or more to taste
1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper


As Steven Raichlen says, good ribs shouldn’t need sauce. But if you like that extra zing of flavor, this sauce is a great complement.

To make the sauce, place all ingredients in a nonreactive bowl and whisk to mix. Taste for seasoning, adding more salt and pepper as necessary.

Cooking & Recipes


3-3/4 cups

Preparation Time: 

10 minutes

Start to Finish Time: 

10 minutes

Preparation Method

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