FAQ

1. What do the changes on the Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauce new label represent?

Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauce has always proudly been part of the French's Food Company.  The iconic French’s pennant has been incorporated into the Cattlemen’s® logo to celebrate the care the French's Food Company puts into everything we do - from the ingredients we source, to the flavors we create, to the impact we make on the community.  Look for the French’s Promise Seal on the label of Cattlemen’s BBQ Sauces that are free from High Fructose Corn Syrup.

 

2. What is the shelf life of Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauce products? 

Find the Best Used By date stamped on each product container. You can find the shelf life in the product pages under the Cattlemen’s® brand section. View products.

 

3. What is the shelf life of Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauce after opening?

Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces may be used within 30 days after opening, subject to the Best Used By date as represented on the product’s container.

 

4. Do Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces need to be refrigerated after opening? 

Refrigeration is recommended after opening to maintain optimal flavor, but is not necessary to maintain food safety. Opened containers should be kept tightly closed to prevent contamination.

 

5. What is a Base Sauce? Should I choose a Cattlemen’s® Base Sauce or a ready-to-serve Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauce?

Cattlemen’s® Base Sauces are the perfect speed scratch solution for operators looking to prepare their own signature, house-made BBQ Sauces. More efficient than starting from scratch, Cattlemen’s® Base Sauces save time, money, and labor and help yield more consistent results. The thick and rich Base Sauces are extendible by 20%, making them the perfect foundation for creating any number of custom BBQ sauces and more. Cattlemen’s® Base Sauces are available in Original BBQ and Smoky. For operators that prefer a ready-to-serve option, please consider the other BBQ Sauces in the Cattlemen’s® line.

 

6. Where can I find complete ingredient statements, nutrition facts, allergen information and spec information for each Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauce?

Find this information in the individual product pages in the Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauce brand section of this site. View products.

 

7. Are Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces Certified Kosher

Yes.

 

8. Are Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces Gluten Free?

The following Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces are gluten free: Base Sauce Original; Base Sauce Smoky; Kansas City Classic®; Louisiana Hot and Spicy®; Memphis Sweet®; Mississippi Honey BBQ®; Kentucky Sweet & Bold®; and Chipotle.

 

9. Are Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces Free of the Seven Major Allergens?

The following Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces are free from the seven major food allergens, which are milk, eggs, fish, tree nuts, wheat, peanuts, and soybeans: Base Sauce Original; Base Sauce Smoky; Kansas City Classic®;  Louisiana Hot and Spicy®; Memphis Sweet®; Mississippi Honey BBQ®; Kentucky Sweet & Bold®; and Chipotle are Allergen-Free.

 

10. Which Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces are Free of High Fructose Corn Syrup?

Chipotle and Kickin’ Korean® have always been free from high fructose corn syrup.  Memphis Sweet® and Carolina Tangy Gold™ have been relaunched and are now free from high fructose corn syrup.  Their flavor and performance remain the same. 

 

11. Are Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces Free of Artificial Flavors?

Yes.

 

12. Are rebates available for Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces?

Yes. You can find rebates in the Rebates & Offers section.