Barbeque Dog Treat Recipe

These treats will keep your canine happy during your backyard BBQ.
i NA/ Images

We humans like to make our dogs feel included when we're enjoying a special treat or occasion, like a cookout. With this simple recipe you can make barbeque-flavored biscuits sure to assuage your hungry pup when the burgers and hot dogs hit the grill!

Making the Barbeque Sauce

Step 1

Heat a saucepan over medium-low heat. Add the tomato paste, beef stock, applesauce, cloves and cinnamon to the saucepan. Stir to combine.

Step 2

When the sauce begins to bubble, reduce the heat to low. Simmer the barbeque sauce over low heat, stirring occasionally, for at least 30 minutes.

Step 3

Allow sauce to cool completely.

Making the Barbeque Treats

Step 1

Combine the flour, oats and cornmeal in a mixing bowl.

Step 2

Add 1 cup of the barbeque sauce, butter and one egg to the dry ingredients and mix thoroughly.

Step 3

Roll out the biscuit dough on a floured work surface. Roll to about 1/4 inch thick.

Step 4

Use a cookie cutter to cut shapes from the dough, then transfer the biscuits to a lightly greased cookie sheet.

Step 5

Whisk 1 cup of the remaining barbeque sauce with one egg. Brush the biscuits with the barbeque sauce glaze.

Step 6

Bake the biscuits for 30 minutes, or until edges are golden brown. Transfer biscuits to a cooling rack and allow them to cool completely. Recipe yield will vary depending on cookie cutter size.

the nest