Easy dry rub and sauce for pork ribs

Sometimes you just need a basic dry rub and sauce combination for spareribs that always work. You can make this in advance and store it in a container for every weekend barbecue.
the dry rub has a shelf life of 4 weeks, provided it is kept cool and dark.The sauce you can keep good in the fridge for 8 to 10 days but generally, it will be gone within a few days.


How well is this recipe
3 from 3 votes

Prep Time 10 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Rub, Sauce
Cuisine American, American Barbecue
Servings 4 people
Calories 157 kcal



  • 1 part salt
  • 1 part paprika powder
  • part garlic powder
  • ¼ part onion powder



  • Sprinkle on the rub and smoke the ribs as you see in the video.
  • The last couple of minutes you brush on the sauce and let it thicken so it gets a bit sticky.



Calories: 157kcalCarbohydrates: 40gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 877mgPotassium: 223mgFiber: 1gSugar: 33gVitamin A: 504IUVitamin C: 3mgCalcium: 34mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Dry rub, Sauce, Spareribs
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