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how to get the bbq chicken to taste like fire department


Posted 5:42 pm, 01/20/2016

Mr. Pratt's Chicken Grilling Sauce
This is the Original Recipe from Mr.Pratt
(Wilkes Home extension agent 1960) .
The recipe was given to fire depts and community centers for cooking chicken to raise money.

Ingredients for 6 halves
Butter or Margarine 1/4 lb
Lemon (juiced) 1
Vinegar 4 oz
Salt 5 tsp
Black Pepper 1/2 tsp
Red Pepper 1/3 tsp
Increase amount of spices by 1/3 for more flavor

Place Butter and vinegar in sauce pot ,add pepper , salt and lemon juice simmer for 30 minutes
Brush liberally while grilling,when you turn chicken brush with sauce

old and tired

Posted 7:37 pm, 01/08/2016

Fire Department Cooking Sauce

1 gal vinegar apple cider vineagar
1 cup salt
1/2 cup pepper
2 cups white sugar
2 cups br sugar
1/2 cup red pepper flakes.. more or less
smoke flavoring....4 or 5 drops

Put 1/2 gallon in large pot add 1 small tub margarine
heat and mop on meat while cooking, store remaining sauce in frig

Stay at home job!!

Posted 3:03 pm, 01/06/2016

can you give me the recipe to the bbq sauce please love tht stuff thanks and have a great day

White hawk

Posted 6:28 pm, 10/21/2015

Look in archives. Cushman posted the real thing about 3years ago+/-.


Posted 11:10 pm, 07/10/2015

I have tried to bbq chicken with the sauce you have posted but I can't get my chicken to absorb flavor. Could someone tell me how to do this .How often do you mop it on

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