Alabama-Style White Barbecue Sauce Dressing


Inspired by Alabama’s claim to saucy fame, this easy mayonnaise-based dressing comes together in just minutes. Apple cider vinegar gives this dressing a nice bite, while garlic and onion powders lend flavor that’s reminiscent of classic ranch, but with a tangy twist.

Alabama Style White Barbecue Sauce Dressing Recipe
Photo: Eric Wolfinger
Active Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
35 mins
1 cup


  • 2/3 cup mayonnaise (preferably Duke’s)

  • 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar

  • 2 teaspoons light brown sugar

  • 3/4 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper

  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt

  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

  • 1/4 teaspoon onion powder


  1. Whisk together all ingredients in a medium bowl. Cover and chill 30 minutes.

Make Ahead

Dressing can be stored in an airtight container in refrigerator up to 3 days.

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