Recipe
Tamarind BBQ Sauce
Boma
Animal Kingdom Lodge

(for use with Spare Ribs or Fish)

Ingredients

3 cups Chili Sauce
1/2 cup Tamarind Paste (strain out seeds and dilute in water)
1 cup water
1/2 cup Brown Sugar
1/4 cup Honey
1 cup Soy Sauce
1/2 cup Balsamic Vinegar
1 7-oz. can Chipotle Peppers
1 Poblano Pepper, seeded and chopped
1 cup white onions, chopped
1/2 cup garlic, rough chopped
2 teaspoons Cinnamon
2 Tablespoons Ground Coriander
3 Tablespoons Crushed Red Pepper

In a small bowl, soak tamarind paste in one cup of water. Let sit for 10 minutes. Using your hand, break the pulp from the seed. Place seed in cheesecloth and juice on the pot. Put all ingredients into a small pot and bring to a boil. Simmer for about 45 minutes. Mix and puree all ingredients in a blender. Cool. Mix half and half with Teriyaki Sauce (see recipe) below.

Teriyaki Sauce

1 cup Sugar
1 cup Soy Sauce, low sodium
1/2 cup water
3 Tablespoons Garlic, peeled and chopped
1 Tablespoon Ginger root, peeled and chopped
1/2 bunch Scallions, whites only

Bring all ingredients to a boil in a non-reactive pot (non-aluminum pot) and reduce to simmer until thick. Strain and keep refrigerated until ready to use.