Disney Recipe: Flame Tree Barbecue’s BBQ Sauce and Rub

in Food, Walt Disney World

Flame Tree BBQ

Flame Tree Barbecue, located in Disney’s Animal Kingdom, is one of the more popular eateries on Walt Disney World property.

Disney guests can enjoy the delicious flavors of an assortment of smokehouse meat and chicken dinners, which are all served alongside Flame Tree Barbecue’s signature baked beans and coleslaw.

And now, you can make either the BBQ sauce or BBQ rub (or both) in the comfort of your own home thanks to these Disney recipes from The Ultimate Disney World Cookbook by David Kennedy.

Put these on a delicious burger, a slab of ribs, or other barbecue food items for a delicious Disney flavor — guaranteed to spice up your dinner.

Flame Tree Barbecue
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BBQ Sauce Recipe


  • 58 ozs ketchup
  • 7 ozs rice wine vinegar
  • 4 ozs molasses
  • 2 Tbsps chili powder
  • 2 tsps tumeric
  • 2 tsps ground cumin
  • 2 Tbsps garlic salt
  • 1/2 tsp ground cloves
  • 1 Tbsps onion powder
  • 16 ozs water
  • 2 Tbsps brown sugar


  1.  Mix all ingredients together in a pot.
  2. Simmer for 20-30 minutes.
Flame Tree BBQ
Credit: Disney

BBQ Rub Recipe


  • 2 lbs sugar
  • 8 ozs season salt
  • 2 ozs paprika
  • 2 ozs chili powder
  • 2 ozs ground black pepper
  • 1/2 ozs garlic salt
  • 1/2 ozs onion powder
  • 1 oz cumin


  1.  Mix all ingredients together.
Flame Tree BBQ
Credit: Disney

Other At Home Disney Park Recipes

And if you are looking for other fun, make at home Disney dishes or Disney Park treats be sure to check out some of our other easy to follow Disney recipes:

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