Our Online Store is currently under reconstruction. We will make an announcement once we are back open! For inquiries, call (510) 540-8250 or email us at info@takarasake.com.

Zesty Mirin BBQ Sauce

Mirin and ginger give this barbecue sauce its exotic and bright flavors, while smoked paprika infuses this sauce with that familiar barbecue sauce flavor. Brush this sauce onto grilled chicken, sausage, meatballs, on top of meatloaf or roasted potatoes.


by  KITCHEN TREASURES™ - Lizette and Geoffrey Marx for Takara


Takara Mirin 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons
tomato puree 1 1/2 cup
molasses 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons
fresh, grated ginger 1 teaspoon
garlic 3 small coves
dijon mustard 1 1/2 teaspoons
sea salt 3/4 teaspoon
smoked paprika 3/4 teaspoon
white pepper 1/2 teaspoon
avocado or grape seed oil 1 tablespoon


Add all ingredients into a small bowl and whisk together until smooth.
Pour mixture into a small saucepan and cook uncovered over medium low heat for 10 minutes. Sauce may thicken slightly.
Enjoy as a dipping sauce or brush onto grilled chicken or sausages. Sauce will keep in the refrigerator in a tightly sealed container for one week.