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lucky8926
03-25-2011, 05:37 PM
I don't sauce a lot of things, but when I do I usually use sweet baby rays original and i'm ready to branch out into different sauces just for the heck of it. I know a lot of people make their own but i'm curious if any companies sell "samplers" with a mix of all different kinds ranging from sweet & thick, hot & spicy, to more vinegar based & runny. I want to try a bunch of different kinds to see what else is out there. Any suggestions???

SmokyOkie
03-25-2011, 07:26 PM
Don't look for samplers. Most good sauces have one or two that are really worthwhile.

Look at what you see others using and get a bottle or two to give them a fair shot.

If you haven't tried these yet, I highly recommend that you do.

Head Country
Blues Hog
Cimmarron Doc's
Samokin'

You can get all four at www.usbbqsupply.com

lucky8926
03-25-2011, 09:57 PM
What about Arthur Bryants?

SmokyOkie
03-25-2011, 10:10 PM
We like the AB Rich and Spicy (http://arthurbryantsbbq.com/ab/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=9&zenid=2707a45e4ed02f31db429641394e6b26) , but the original is not one of our favorites.

lucky8926
03-25-2011, 11:08 PM
They have a mixed 3 pack I think I might get
http://arthurbryantsbbq.com/ab/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=2&products_id=6&zenid=2707a45e4ed02f31db429641394e6b26

Any other good sauces have a mix package like this?

tomshoots
03-26-2011, 12:18 AM
I first learned about Head Country when somebody sent me a gift box for Christmas a few years ago.

http://www.headcountry.com/Catalog.aspx?ID=10

I got the Christmas gift box. Original, Hickory and Spicy along with their outstanding rub.

lucky8926
03-26-2011, 12:30 AM
Sampler #2 I'll be ordering, keep em coming guys! I want to try as many as I can to get a broad range until I find a few I really like

BigAL
03-26-2011, 06:55 AM
Another thing to try is to take a sauce and put some in a cup and add seasonings, liquids, etc to kinda make your own. I like getting a basic one and then add apple cider vinegar and different spices. Or can add mustard or ketchup to sweet'n it up.

Just an idea.

Let us know what you try and how you like it!

cabinetmaker
03-26-2011, 07:58 AM
Stubbs has some package deals also. The smoky mesqite is my fav.

Blues hog and Samokin are both great.

chef schwantz
03-26-2011, 09:13 AM
WeeWillys (http://www.weewillys.com/) is good stuff. Used to be able to sign up on their website, and they send you a very generous gift package on your birthday. Worth doing, trust me.

Famous Daves has a pretty good variety of sauces, that are all based on flavors from various regions.

Cookies (http://www.cookiesbbq.com/) made in Iowa, still uses real brown sugar, no corn syrup. Several flavors, Western in pretty good.

lucky8926
03-26-2011, 11:52 AM
BigAl that's kinda my idea. Once I find one i like I will either tinker with it or try and find a recipe to make something like it myself

I couldn't find a Stubbs Package deal, nothing that had a variety anyway.

Ill def sign up at weewillys, can't beat free stuff!
Gonna check out famous Daves too, their variety sounds like what I'm looking for. A sauce from all the BBQ regions. Kansas City, North Carolina, south Carolina, Memphis, Texas, Alabama, etc

SmokyOkie
03-26-2011, 04:17 PM
You can buy Stubbs in the grocery store here.

Butt Lover's
03-26-2011, 05:19 PM
There are lot's of good sauces out there, enjoy finding out which one you like best!