This homemade honey mustard sauce recipe is finger-licking-good! You’ll love that it’s made with just 5 simple ingredients, takes only 5 minutes to make, and is absolutely fool-proof. Delicious honey mustard sauce is the perfect condiment for golden, crispy Baked Chicken Tenders. Its sweet tangy taste will have your tastebuds singing! This sauce is ideal for drizzling on homemade pretzels, as a healthy dipping sauce option for vegetables, and as a super yummy spread for chicken breast sandwiches.
Ingredients for Homemade Honey Mustard Sauce
These are the 5 ingredients needed to make a small flavorful batch of homemade honey mustard sauce: organic honey, Dijon mustard, mayonnaise, lemon juice, and paprika. If you’d like to kick things up a notch, you can use cayenne pepper instead of paprika! For families with children, I suggest one batch with paprika for the kiddos, and one spicier batch with cayenne pepper for the adults.
How to Make Honey Mustard Sauce
Making a flavorful batch of honey mustard sauce is quick and simple! In a small bowl add the five ingredients: honey, Dijon mustard, mayo, lemon juice and paprika or cayenne pepper. Whisk the ingredients until well blended. That’s all there is to it! How awesome is that? Making food from scratch is so incredibly satisfying. When I make this as a condiment for large backyard BBQs, I triple this honey mustard recipe.
Try this yummy honey mustard sauce with a basket of golden crispy oven-baked chicken tenders! It’s the ideal condiment for many of your favorite chicken recipes. What will you serve with your honey mustard sauce?
Best Kitchen Tools for Making Honey Mustard Sauce
I absolutely love my beautiful handy set of glass mixing bowls. I know you’ll love them too! Nested together they’re easy to store, and better yet – you’ll always have the exact size of mixing bowl on hand for making various recipes. Today I used a small bowl for mixing my honey mustard sauce recipe, and a smaller bowl for serving it.
Homemade Honey Mustard Sauce
- 1/4 cup organic honey
- 1/4 cup Dijon mustard
- 1/4 cup mayonnaise
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
- 1/4 teaspoon paprika (or cayenne pepper!)
- In a small bowl, add all 5 ingredients - honey, Dijon mustard, mayonnaise, lemon juice and paprika. If you're looking for a little kick in spice, substitute cayenne pepper for the paprika. It's so yummy!
- Whisk the ingredients together until well incorporated.
- Use immediately, or cover and store in the refrigerator until needed. Enjoy honey mustard sauce with chicken strips, as a healthy dip for your favorite veggies, or on homemade soft pretzels.
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