Home Recipes Products Menu
Sides and Sauces

Sweet and sour sauce

A perfect companion for your Chicken Alphabites

8SERVES
2MIN PREP
3MIN COOK

INGREDIENTS

  • 250mL pineapple juice
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup rice wine vinegar or apple cider vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons tomato sauce
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 ½ tablespoons cornflour
  • 2 drops red food colouring (for a natural alternative, substitute beetroot or pomegranate juice)
COPY TO CLIPBOARD

METHOD

  1. Place pineapple juice, brown sugar, rice vinegar, tomato sauce and soy sauce into a small saucepan stirring to combine.
  2. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to low. Adjust sweetness, if desired, by adding a little more sugar.
  3. In a small bowl, add 2 tablespoons of water to the cornflour to make a slurry. Add to the saucepan and stir constantly for 1 minute or until thickened.
  4. Remove the saucepan from heat and add red food colouring (or alternate chosen colouring) and stir.
  5. Transfer sauce to a container to cool completely.
  • 250mL pineapple juice
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup rice wine vinegar or apple cider vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons tomato sauce
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 ½ tablespoons cornflour
  • 2 drops red food colouring (for a natural alternative, substitute beetroot or pomegranate juice)
COPY TO CLIPBOARD
  1. Place pineapple juice, brown sugar, rice vinegar, tomato sauce and soy sauce into a small saucepan stirring to combine.
  2. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to low. Adjust sweetness, if desired, by adding a little more sugar.
  3. In a small bowl, add 2 tablespoons of water to the cornflour to make a slurry. Add to the saucepan and stir constantly for 1 minute or until thickened.
  4. Remove the saucepan from heat and add red food colouring (or alternate chosen colouring) and stir.
  5. Transfer sauce to a container to cool completely.

You might also like…

Sides and Sauces

Caramelised onion & yoghurt dipping sauce

5 min prep
15 min cook
Sides and Sauces

Roasted pistachio carrots

10 min prep
35 min cook
Sides and Sauces

Corn kernel salad with lebanese cucumber and baby rocket

10 min prep
10 min cook
Sides and Sauces

Home Made Paprika Mayo

5 min prep
0 min cook
Sides and Sauces

Cucumber & mint salsa

5 min prep
0 min cook
Recipe saved to My Favourites
Link copied to clipboard
Copied to clipboard