Barbecued Baby-Back Ribs

READY IN: 1hr 19mins
Recipe by mmm29

Being a "rib connoisseur", it took me years to find a barbecued rib recipe that was suitable. These ribs are raved about by family and friends - they're the best I've ever had! I serve them with potato salad and rolls.

Top Review by geni2818

Easy, very tender, and consistently perfect. I will never use another rib recipe or bbq sauce recipe again.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Put ribs in a large pot with water to cover.
  2. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, cover and simmer 1 hour or until meat becomes fork-tender.
  3. Meanwhile mix remaining ingredients in a medium saucepan.
  4. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer uncovered, stirring often, 30 minutes or until slightly thickened.
  5. Heat broiler.
  6. Line broiler pan with foil for easy cleanup.
  7. Place ribs, meat side down, on broiler-pan rack, brush with ½ the sauce and broil 4 – 5 inches from heat source for 6 – 7 minutes.
  8. Turn ribs over, brush with remaining sauce and broil 6 – 7 minutes longer or until edges are just slightly charred.

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