There’s a time and place for store-bought barbecue sauce. (You do not need to whip up wings from scratch for your sister’s block party. There, we said it.) But we’re willing to bet you already have the ingredients in your pantry to make a delicious marinade for tonight’s dinner. Here are 15 recipes to keep on hand.

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Spicy Lemon Herb Sauce

An excellent reason to start an herb garden.

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Best Steak Marinade

This recipe totally lives up to its name.

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Tahini Herb Sauce

Delicious on everything from chicken to shrimp.

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Easy Hoisin Sauce

Ten-minute recipes = dinner goals.

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Grilled Chili Cilantro Lime Chicken

Bring on the summer barbecues.

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Chimichurri Sauce

Your steak can only get better from here.

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Coconut Lime Grilled Chicken Marinade

Take the rest for leftovers (and make your co-workers jealous).

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Balsamic Peach Sauce

Grilled pork chops, anyone?

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Coconut Lime Marinade

Add the taste of the tropics to your dinner.

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Easy All-Purpose Buffalo Chicken Marinade

You’ll want to put this on everything.

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Hawaiian Chicken and Pineapple

Irresistably sweet and tangy.

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Honey Garlic Dijon Pork Tenderloin Marinade

Psst: This would also be amazing with pork chops.

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The Best Salmon Marinade

For extra smokiness, throw it on the grill.

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Balsamic Rosemary Grilled Chicken

Pair it with a ton of veggies and you're done.

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Sweet Island Teriyaki Chicken

Close your eyes and you’re in the tropics.

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