Basic BBQ Rub

READY IN: 5mins
Recipe by IngridH

Adapted from Championship BBQ Secrets for Real Smoked Food by Karen Putman. This is my favorite rub to put on anything that I plan to cook over fire. I just love the sweet, smoky flavor- it adds to what you're cooking, rather than overpowering the natural flavor of the food. The author also uses jalapeno pepper powder in this, but I've never been able to find it, so I've left it out.

Top Review by Lavender Lynn

Love making spice rubs at home. It is so great seeing what spices actually go in the recipe. I left out msg. Made for 123 Hits.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine all ingredients in a small bowl until well blended. Place in a sealed container until ready to use.

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