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Sweet and Sour Sauce

“OOMPY” pick:  Sweet and Sour Sauce

From: unknown

I have been using this recipe for years now…long before OOMPY was even a “twinkle” so I don’t have the original source to give the proper credit.  So whoever you are out there…thank you!!

Items needed

  • 1/3 cup white vinegar
  • 4 TBSP brown sugar
  • 1 TBSP ketchup
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 1 tsp soy sauce
  • 1/2 to 3/4 cup water
  • 2 tsp cornstarch mixed with 4 tsp water


  1. Combine all ingredients EXCEPT for the 2tsp cornstarch mixed with 4tsp water.
  2. Bring to a slight boil over medium-high heat, add cornstarch and water mixture, cook stirring constantly for 2 minutes.
  3. Transfer to a serving dish.