Jamaican Baby Back Ribs

READY IN: 3hrs 30mins
Recipe by looneytunesfan

Can be barbecued or made in the oven.

Top Review by Lisa316

The only thing I added was a couple tbs. of lime juice and freshly graded ginger. It came out perfect, Thank you.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. For seasoning rub, combine all ingredients except ribs and barbecue sauce ingredients in a small bowl; stir well. Spread over all surfaces of ribs; press with fingertips so mixture adheres to ribs. Cover; refrigerate overnight.
  2. Prepare grill for indirect cooking. While coals are heating, prepare barbecue sauce.
  3. For barbecue sauce, melt butter in medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Add onions; cook and stir until softened. Stir in remaining sauce ingredients. Reduce heat to medium-low; simmer 20 minutes, stirring often.
  4. Place seasoned ribs on grid directly over drip pan. Grill, covered, 1 hour, turning occasionally. Baste ribs generously with barbecue sauce; grill 30 minutes more or until ribs are tender and browned, turning occasionally.
  5. Bring remaining barbecue sauce to a boil over medium-high heat; boil 1 minute. Serve ribs with remaining sauce.
  7. Preheat oven to 350*. Prepare ribs as directed in step 1. Place ribs in foil-lined roasting pan. Cover with foil; bake 1 hour. Uncover, baste with barbecue sauce. Bake, uncovered, 30 minutes more. Contine as directed in step 5.

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