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Balanced Ancho chile heat balanced with sweet honey powder and citrusAncho-Honey Citrus Spice is a finely formulated mix of sweet and spicy flavors. The Ancho Chile blend adds a slightly smoky flavor with a subtle heat while honey and lemon bring balance and brightness to round out the flavor profile.
Ready to use. Add to taste.
Ancho-Honey Barbecue Ribs
2 racks (about 3 pounds) pork baby back ribs
1-1/2 cups Ancho-Honey Citrus Spice
1 gallon of water
1 cup bottled barbecue sauce
Rub ribs generously with the Ancho-Honey Citrus Spice mixture, and wrap in plastic wrap. Refrigerate
Remove ribs from refrigerator and let sit at room temperature for 30 minutes.
Heat oven to 250°F and insert a pan filled with water in the bottom of the oven. Place ribs on a wire
rack curved side down on a baking sheet, and cook for 2 to 3 hours or until meat is tender. If the ribs
are becoming too dark, turn them over once or twice while cooking.
10 minutes before ribs are done, brush with barbecue sauce.
Makes 2 to 4 servings
Our Ancho-Honey Citrus Spice has everything you need for a spicy and sweet barbecue rub. You can
smoke these ribs if you’d like, but here is a simple alternative for the oven, which allows you to
experience the best of summer cooking in the comfort of your own kitchen.