Cocktail Sauce Without Horseradish Recipe

Get ready for a super simple recipe for cocktail sauce without the horseradish. This is a great option for those of you needing to whip up a homemade cocktail sauce in a pinch or simply don’t like the heat of that horseradish.

Trust us we feel for all of you who get heartburn from the heat of that stuff, sometimes even those of us who usually don’t, still end up breathing fire after eating too much.

No matter what your reason is this homemade recipe is a perfect way to make up a batch when you don’t have on hand.

Cocktail Sauce Without Horseradish

Serving Size: 8-10


  1. 1 Cup of Ketchup
  2. 1 Clove of Garlic or 1/4 Teaspoon of Powder (Optional)
  3. 1/2 Teaspoon of Sugar
  4. 1 Tablespoon of Chili Powder
  5. 1 Tablespoon of Lemon
  6. 1/2 Teaspoon Each of Salt and Pepper
  7. For Extra Kick Add a Dash of Tabasco

Sauce Preparation

Get ready for the easiest cocktail sauce recipe ever! Go ahead and combine all the ingredients into a bowl.

If you’re using fresh garlic make sure to absolutely mince it so it’s extra fine, no one wants to bite down on a fat chunk of garlic (well maybe some of us). Stir together your ingredients, if you have a whisk go ahead and use that because it works great.

Once all your ingredients are mixed thoroughly, give it a taste and you’re all ready to go! It’s as simple as that and you have yourself a homemade cocktail sauce minus that fiery horseradish.

Once you’ve tried it out, let us know what you think or if you have a better recipe please share it with all of us!