7 ways to cook with ketchup

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That bottle in the fridge can be used for a whole lot more than fries. Check out 7 ways to cook with ketchup in the slideshow below:
7 ways to cook with ketchup
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7 ways to cook with ketchup


No hoisin sauce in the fridge? Ketchup can stand in for it in many stir-fry recipes.

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Switch up your roast chicken game with one of our favorite ingredient combos: Toasty garlic, onions, and ketchup, plus a kiss of brown sugar and cinnamon.

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Ketchup plays a major role in these sweet-and-sour ribs.

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BBQ Sauce

Skip the bottled sauce and make your own. This one gets an extra layer of complexity thanks to bourbon, and kick of sweetness from the ketchup.

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Russian Dressing

Because Russian Dressing.

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Sloppy Joes

What makes a Sloppy Joe great? A whole bunch of ingredients: Red peppers, tomato sauce, mushrooms, onion, Worcestershire sauce, brown sugar, anchovies, garlic, mustard powder, hot sauce, and...that's right: ketchup.

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Secret Sauce

Ketchup on a burger is boring. But when you combine it with other ingredients for a carefully balanced, creamy blend condiment with just enough acid, spice, smokiness, and sweetness, it becomes not boring but secret.

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