5 from 2 votes
Review Recipe

Teriyaki Sauce

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 1 cups
Author Holly Nilsson
Course Dip
Cuisine American
This easy homemade teriyaki sauce is one of our go-to sauce recipes. We love using it to make teriyaki pork, teriyaki chicken, even on chicken wings! 
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  • 1/3 cup soy sauce
  • 1 cup water or use half orange juice
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 teaspoon ginger minced
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cold water
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch

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  1. Combine soy sauce, 1 cup liquid, garlic, ginger and brown sugar in a small saucepan.

  2. Simmer 2 minutes or until brown sugar is dissolved.
  1. Combine the water and cornstarch to create a slurry. Pour into the boiling sauce a little at a time to reach desired consistency.

Recipe Notes

This recipe will make about 1 1/3 cup of sauce. Nutrition information is based on 1 tablespoon of sauce.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 12, Sodium: 206mg, Potassium: 10mg, Carbohydrates: 2g, Sugar: 1g, Vitamin C: 0.1%, Calcium: 3%, Iron: 0.1%

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)

Keyword teriyaki sauce