10 Minute Teriyaki Sauce

Course: Condiment
Cuisine: Japanese
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 16 servings
Calories: 54 kcal
Author: Lord Byron's Kitchen

Homemade sauce is always better, and you can’t beat this 10 Minute Teriyaki Sauce!  Chances are, you'll have everything you need right in your pantry!



  • 4 tablespoons honey
  • 1/2 cup low sodium soy sauce
  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, lightly packed
  • 2 teaspoons fresh ginger, minced
  • 2 teaspoons fresh garlic, minced
  • 1/4 cup corn starch
  • 1/2 cup water


  1. Add the water and corn starch to a sauce pan and whisk until the corn starch dissolves.  

  2. Whisk in all remaining ingredients.  Turn the heat to medium and allow the mixture to come to a boil.

  3. Continue to whisk.  Sauce will thicken quickly.  Remove from heat and use immediately, or cool and transfer to a mason jar to refrigerate for later use.  

Recipe Notes

One serving is approximately two tablespoons.

Sauce will last up to one week in a sealed mason jar.  Keep refrigerated.

Nutrition Facts
10 Minute Teriyaki Sauce
Amount Per Serving
Calories 54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 269mg 11%
Potassium 26mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 13g 4%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Sugars 11g
Protein 0g 0%
Vitamin C 0.1%
Calcium 0.8%
Iron 1.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.