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Where to buy BBQ sauce in Brussels

Saturday, 20 August 2011 15:29 by nico
For those who are wondering where to find good BBQ sauce around Brussels, here are some addresses: In most Carrefour supermarkets: HP Original (one of our favorites !) In the Carrefour Mont-Saint-Jean in Waterloo - Chaussée de Charleroi 579, 1410 Waterloo: HP Original the complete range of Jack Daniel’s sauces (whose I'm not really fond) Hunt’s Original (which is a typical KC Style sauce, very thick and sweet) On Mexigo.be or at their store - rue François Dons 47, 1050 Ixelles Bull’s Eye Original (one of our favorites !) Bull's Eye Texas (a spicy one) Stonemanor - rue Théophile Delbar 8/A, 1410 Waterloo HP Original HP Spicy the complete range of Jack Daniel’s sauces Reggae Reggae (a VERY spicy one) Tiptree Organic Total Gas Station - 254 Chausee de Waterloo, 1640 Rhode-Saint-Genese Bull's Eye Original Budweiser Barbecue Sauce Budweiser Smoked Barbecue Sauce Most of these sauces are mass-market sauces but they are worth buying. If you know any other place to find sauce in Brussels or Belgium, please tell ! UPDATE: Although it's not based in Brussels, you can order Sweet Baby Ray's, KC Masterpiece, Bull's Eye and Hunt's BBQ Sauces on Smokehouse.be
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BBQ Quiche!

Saturday, 2 October 2010 20:46 by nico and marie
A few weeks ago we tasted a really tasty barbecue quiche from the famous Tartes de Françoise, made out of bell peppers, bacon, mushrooms and of course barbecue sauce. We instantly thought “let’s try to make our own !”, and it was pretty damn successful ! Ingredients For 4 to 6 people: 200g of sliced bacon, or “lardons” like we call them here. 1/2 green bell pepper 1/2 red bell pepper 1 onion 6 eggs approx. 30cl of milk (I admit we didn’t measure and we checked the aspect of the omelet instead) pie crust pastry (make your own or buy it in the supermarket) barbecue sauce  The Hunt’s would have been perfect, but we no longer had this sauce. So we used a little bit of Sweet Baby Ray’s, some HP and a bit of Delhaize ! Procedures Brown the bacon in a pan (with some barbecue sauce if you want to). Drain the fat and reserve it. Cut the onion and the bell peppers into small pieces. Slice the mushrooms. Fit the crust into a pie pan. Arrange the vegetables in the crust. Put some big drops of barbecue sauce on the vegetables. Preheat the oven to 200°C. Make an omelet by whisking the eggs and milk together. Add salt & pepper, and pour it on the vegetables. Bake for 10 minutes at 200°C. Turn the oven down to 150°C and cook 25 minutes more. Serve lukewarm, not hot, and keep leftovers in the refrigerator.
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HP Steak Sauce

Tuesday, 14 April 2009 07:30 by nico
After a small break, here’s our first non-BBQ sauce review: the HP Steak Sauce, “a delicious pepper sauce” ! It comes in a glass bottle like the classic HP brown sauce but its packaging is really nice and it’s labelled as “HP Specials” on the top label.   When you take a look at the ingredients it looks like a barbecue sauce without the sweet and smokey flavor but with black pepper instead… Let’s open up: the smell is just “yummm”, with flavours of vinegar, pepper and tomatoes. But damn, it’s hard to get out from the bottle because it’s really thick and sticky ! Let’s taste it… it’s between brown sauce and barbecue sauce but with a really good pepper kick ! Great We haven’t tested it with a steak (with potatoes and peas like suggested on the label) but we’ll do it real soon. If you prefer creamy pepper sauce, just forget this one, other ones, try it straight away Oh, and the refurbished HP logo is really cool ! Quantity per bottle: 255g Price: 3.80€ Found in GB Express supermarket in Midi Station, Brussels Ingredients: Spirit Vinegar, Concentrated Tomato Puree (24%), Glucose - Fructose Syrup, Sugar, Molasses, Modified Cornflour, Salt, Flavourings, Black Pepper, Garlic Powder, Colour - Plain Caramel, Onion Powder, Citric Acid, Cayenne Pepper No artificial colours No artifical preservatives Low fat Suitable for vegetarians   Nutrition information per 100g: Energy: 156 kcal Protein: 0.9g Carbohydrates (of which sugars): 36.8g (31.4g) Fat (of which saturates): Trace (Trace) Fibre: 0.9g Sodium: 1.1g Salt equivalent: 2.8g
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HP Hot BBQ Sauce

Friday, 20 February 2009 06:48 by nico
For those who like it hot ! You don't usually expect a barbecue sauce to be spicy (and Marie doesn't like this one that much) but its tangy kick is still very good. Ahhh, HP sauces are amongst the best ! Found in KaDeWe, Berlin in August 2008 Not found in Belgium Quantity per bottle : 430g - 370ml Price : can't remember ! Ingredients: Tomatoes Glucose-fructose Syrup Spirit Vinegar Molasses Sugar Modified Maize Starch Salt Spices Malic Acid Nutrition information per 100g: Energy : 156 kcal  Protein : 0.9g Carbohydrate (of which sugars) : 36.7g (34.1g) Fat (of which saturates) : 0.1g (Trace) Fibre : 0.3g Sodium : 0.8g Salt equivalent : 2.0g
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HP Mild BBQ Sauce

Friday, 20 February 2009 06:30 by nico
The original one with a delicious hint of honey ! Sweeter than any other sauces we tasted, but really worth the try ! Found in KaDeWe, Berlin in August 2008 Not found in Belgium Quantity per bottle : 430g - 370ml Price : can't remember ! Ingredients: Tomatoes Glucose-fructose Syrup Spirit Vinegar Molasses Sugar Modified Maize Starch Honey (3%) Salt Spices Flavourings Contains Sulphates Nutrition information per 100g: Energy : 126 kcal  Protein : 0.6g Carbohydrate (of which sugars) : 32.2g (26.2g) Fat (of which saturates) : 0.2g (Trace) Fibre : 0.2g Sodium : 1.0g Salt equivalent : 2.5g
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