Ketchup: a staple in everyone’s house no matter how old you are. It really is the “go-to” condiment for young and old. Just because ketchup it’s common doesn’t mean it has to be boring. From French fries to fish, ketchup adds an extra flavour to all sorts of dishes. But it doesn’t mean you can’t shake up your ketchup a little to create new flavour combinations, dips, sauces and marinades. With easy recipes like Bloody Caesar Ketchup and Chinese Char-siu BBQ Sauce, you can take your dishes to the next level. Delicious Dips Made With Ketchup
Trying new recipes can be intimidating. You worry that it is not going to taste good or won’t turn out right and you will be without a meal and out the money you spent on the ingredients. Having the freedom to play with some family-friendly recipes, that have been tried and tested and won’t break the bank, makes cooking in the kitchen that much more fun. Great Value Ketchup, available at your local Walmart store, is the base for the 2-sauce recipes below. And at under $2.50 a bottle, you really can have some fun creating sauces.
Delicious Dips Made With Ketchup
Chinese Char-siu BBQ Sauce is tasty dipping sauce that is perfect for spring rolls, dumplings or chicken wings. It is a sweet and not too salty sauce that will have you licking your fingers for more.
Chinese Char-siu BBQ Sauce
1 cup Great Value Ketchup
½ cup hoisin sauce
2 tbsp Great Value soy sauce
½ tsp chili-garlic sauce (optional)
Stir ketchup with hoisin, soy, honey, sesame oil, chili-garlic sauce and five-spice. Keep refrigerated until serving.
Serve as a dipping sauce for spring rolls, dumplings, chicken wings or roast chicken
If you want to keep things mild leave the chili garlic sauce, and if you don’t have the Chinese five-spice powder on hand, this sauce still has a lot of flavour without it.
Brunch will never be the same again with this Bloody Caesar Ketchup. Shake up your scrambled eggs with this easy to make ketchup sauce that will be a hit with everyone who loves Caesars. And if you have some Bloody Caesar Ketchup left over from breakfast, then keep it in the fridge and enjoy on mac and cheese later!
Bloody Caesar Ketchup
1 cup Great Value Ketchup
2 tsp Worcestershire sauce
3 tbsp bottled clam juice
Stir ketchup with celery salt, hot sauce, Worcestershire and clam juice. Keep refrigerated.
Serve on the side of scrambled or fried eggs.
There are so many ways to shake up your ketchup and add great flavour combinations to any meal. If you are looking for an easy appetizer idea, check out the tasty Quebec-inspired dip with cocktail meatballs. Let me know, what is your favourite way to enjoy ketchup? Will you be giving one of these delicious dips made with Ketchup a try?
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Walmart Canada as part of the Walmart Spice Up Your Ketchup with Great Value ! program. In exchange for this post, I have received perks in the form of products and/or compensation. All opinions on this blog are my own