Tomatoes simmered with garlic, basil, vodka and cream and tossed with penne.

Tomatoes simmered with garlic, basil, vodka and cream and tossed with penne.

This is a North Carolina-style BBQ sauce that I have used for years. It’s great on any meat. Lots of vinegar – that’s the North Carolina way! Be careful though, this one’s spicy.

This is a North Carolina-style BBQ sauce that I have used for years. It’s great on any meat. Lots of vinegar – that’s the North Carolina way! Be careful though, this one’s spicy.