Sweet & Spicy BBQ Rub

May 16, 2018 7:34 pm Published by Leave your thoughts


The smell of BBQ brings visions of summer cookouts in my mind.  There is nothing like a good old fashioned barbecue outdoors with friends and family.  I’m making a big batch this time to give away as take home gifts for the guests at a dinner party.  This lip-smacking recipe will make you wanting those few extra ribs on your plate; it’s a tad bit spicy but it’s the kind of spice that reminds you that you are alive!  This is great on burgers, ribs, chicken and fish…I tried some on shrimp skewers with a squeeze of lime and it was divine!  Try delicately sprinkling some on veggie burgers or grilled corn on the Cobb; we don’t want to leave our vegetarian friends out of the picture.   Makes about a cup


Sweet & Spicy BBQ Rub

This delicious BBQ Rub is easy to make and is great on anything you throw on the grill 

Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Author www.recipeforaparty.com


  • 1/4 cup kosher salt
  • 1/4 cup firmly packed dark brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp smoked paprika
  • 2 tbsp granulated sugar
  • 2 tsp garlic powder
  • 2 tsp onion powder
  • 2 tsp black pepper freshly ground pepper
  • 1 tsp dry mustard
  • 2 tsp powdered rosemary
  • 1 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 2 tsp ground coriander
  • 1 tsp dried oregano crushed


  1. Mix all the ingredients and put into a jar with a tight fitting lid and keep in the pantry until ready to use.



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