Go Back
+ servings
How To Make Buffalo Sauce #SundaySupper

How to Make Buffalo Sauce

Follow these step-by-step instructions and learn how to make BUFFALO SAUCE! Homemade buffalo sauce is spicy, tangy, EASY to make, and VERSATILE, too!
Course Sauce
Cuisine American
Keyword buffalo sauce, how to make buffalo sauce, homemade buffalo sauce, homemade buffalo sauce, sauce recipe
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 2 cups
Calories 234kcal
Author Christine Rooney


  • Skillet


  • 4 Tbsps. unsalted butter
  • ¾ cup Frank's Red Hot Original Hot Sauce
  • 1 Tbsp. honey


  • Heat a skillet to medium-low and add 4 Tbsps. of butter to the pan. Slowly melt the butter in the skillet and stir to prevent burning.
    stirring butter in a pan for homemade buffalo sauce
  • Once the butter has melted add ¾ cup of Frank's Red Hot Sauce to the pan. Stir to incorporate into the butter.
    How To Make Buffalo Sauce #SundaySupper
  • Add 1 Tbsp. of honey to the butter and hot sauce. Stir until completely combined. Continue to heat on medium-low for a few minutes until it has heated through. Remove skillet from heat when finished.
    How to make buffalo sauce - buffalo sauce in a pan
  • Adjust the spice levels as you like. Add more honey for less spice and a few dashes of Tabasco sauce for more spice.
    How to make buffalo sauce - buffalo sauce in a white bowl with a spoon



To make the sauce less spicy simply add another Tbsp. of honey. More honey or other sweetener will lessen the spicy flavor.
To add more spice add a few dashes or Tabasco sauce or cayenne pepper.


Calories: 234kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 15g | Cholesterol: 63mg | Sodium: 2762mg | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 740IU | Calcium: 7mg