Chick-fil-a sauce is EASY to make at home with only 3 staple pantry ingredients!  It’s one of the tastiest dipping sauces for chicken, waffle fries or nuggets!

Search no more for a Chick-fil-a sauce recipe! I don’t know what gets any closer than this! It surprises me many recipes call for dijon mustard or honey when none of those ingredients are found on the label of Chick-fil-a packets. However, after observing the ingredient list, I realized most of the ingredients were found in 3 major sauces. It’s super easy to make this dipping sauce, folks! Only three ingredients and you can make Chick-fil-a sauce at home (aka chicken dipping sauce. ) Although there’s nothing wrong with using sources to get a better idea, I got testing and came to what I think is super close!

What does Chick-fil-A sauce taste like?

Chick-fil-a sauce is sweet, tangy and smoky. It has a rich yellowy orange hue and darkens as it sits open.

What are the ingredients to make Chick-fil-a sauce?

Most of the ingredients found on a packet of chick-fil-a sauce are found in three major sauces;

BBQ Sauce gives a richer hue to the yellow mustard and mayo and is what gives the sauce it’s smoky flavor.

Yellow Mustard– is the tanging agent and a little goes a long way.

Mayo- is the creamy ingredient to make this sauce come together nicely and since it has sugar the sauce is set from any additional sweeteners.

What can you dip into Chick-fil-A Sauce?

Chick-fil-A is a fast food restaurant mainly known for it’s fried chicken.  Many menu items revolve around deep fried chicken so fries, nuggets or chicken sandwiches pair beautifully with this dipping sauce.

Chick-fil-A Sauce

Prep Time: 2 minutes
Servings: 1
Author: Alyona's Cooking
Chick-fil-a sauce is EASY to make at home with only 3 staple pantry ingredients! It's one of the tastiest dipping sauces for chicken, waffle fries or nuggets!

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp mayonnaise
  • 1/4 tsp yellow mustard
  • 3 tsp bbq sauce

Instructions

  • Stir together all ingredients. 
  • Use as a dip for fries, chicken or nuggets.

Nutrition per serving

Serving: 1gCalories: 214kcalCarbohydrates: 6gFat: 20gSaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 11mgSodium: 343mgSugar: 5g

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6 comments

    • Danielle Leonard

    That is a lot easier to make then I thought it was! My husband will be so happy him and my son love this saice for their niggets!

      • Alyona’s Cooking

      Hi Danielle, it’s super easy to make and my children thought it was there sauce too:) Hope your family enjoys!

    • Lanette

    Can you tell us what brand bbq sauce you used? There are so many flavors and options, I imagine results could vary widely…?

      • Alyona’s Cooking

      Hi Lanette, I believe I used Baby Ray’s sweet bbq sauce, I have it linked under BBQ sauce in the post.Let me know how it turned out for you.

    • Al

    Could not taste any difference when testing side by side with chick-Fil-a restaurant bought sauce. Great work; thank you for your diligence in testing and creation of this easy recipe!

      • Alex

      You are welcome thank you for the review!

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