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Famous Dave’s Legendary Pit Barbecue Ribs

Rib Rub
2 cups packed light brown sugar
1 cup kosher salt
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup garlic seasoning
1/4 cup chili powder
1/4 cup lemon pepper
1/4 teaspoon onion salt
1/4 cup celery salt
2 tablespoons coarse ground black pepper
2 tablespoons whole celery seeds
1 teaspoon crushed cloves
1 tablespoon cayenne pepper
1/2 cup Mrs. Dash original blend
1/4 cup salt

2 (4-5 pound) racks spareribs
1/2 cup Italian salad dressing
1/2 teaspoon coarse ground pepper
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1 cup minced dried onion
1 cup Rib Rub
1 (20 ounce) bottle Famous Dave’s BBQ sauce

Mix all rub ingredients. Store in airtight container. Makes 6 cups

Night before smoking, trim ribs of fat. Place in large plastic bag
and pour in Italian dressing to coat. Remove and wipe dressing off.
Sprinkle each rib with pepper and then 1/4 cup of brown sugar and
1/2 cup onion flakes. Wrap each rib in plastic and refrigerate

The next morning remove from wrap and wipe off ribs. Coat front and
back with rib rub and rub into meat. Using a chimney charcoal
starter get 15 briquettes red hot. Place coals on end of grill and 1
pound of green hickory around coals. Use water-soaked hickory chunks
if you can’t get fresh cut hickory. Keep internal temp of grill at
200 to 255 degrees F. Add more charcoal and hickory chunks every
hour as needed. Place ribs bone side down but not directly over hot
After 3 hours, remove ribs from grill and wrap in aluminum foil.
Hold in covered grill at 180 to 200 degrees F for 1 1/2 to 2 hours
or until fork tender. Build hot bed of coals over entire bottom of
grill. Place ribs on grill to add char flavor. When meat becomes
bubbly it is done. Slather with BBQ sauce. Let heat caramelize sauce
(secret to tender smoky ribs).

Servings 5- 6

End of Summer Recipe Carnival

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Carnival of the Recipes #151

BBQ Sauce Recipes Carnival of the Recipes is Up

Carnival #151: The Secret’s-in-the-Sauce Edition

Dawn has gathered all of the best recipes that use BBQ sauce from our Carnival friends and the Carnival of the Recipes: The Secret’s-in-the-Sauce Edition is ready for your perusal at carnival of the recipes saucy edition

Slow Cooker Recipes contributed a delicious Honey BBQ Pork Slow Cooker Recipe dish.

Chicken Recipes provided an interesting recipe for Next Day Left Over Fried Chicken BBQ and there was a BBQ Chicken Crock Style recipe from Chicken Recipes

Famous recipes offered simple BBQ sauce and Texas BBQ Beef & Beans are on the menu over at World Famous Recipes

Christmas Recipes offered up Barbequed Meatballs.

Next week’s Carnival will be hosted at Christmas Recipes and will feature Christmas in July! Those who wish to participate should get their recipe submissions in by Noon of next Saturday (the 21st) or if you’d like to host, send an email to shawn.lea@gmail.com with the word host in the subject

July 17, 2007 Posted by | BBQ, BBQ Recipes, Carnival Of The Recipes, Carnivals, Chicken Recipe, Cooking, Cooking and Food, Events, Famous Recipes, Food, Method, Recipe, Recipes, Summer Recipes | Leave a comment

Texas BBQ Beef and Beans

1 1/2 cups finely chopped onion
1 {8 oz.} can tomato sauce
1/2 cup mild or medium picante sauce
2 Tbs. cider vinegar
1 1/2 Tbs. brown sugar
1 Tbs. chili powder
2 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
1/4 tsp. black pepper
1 lb. beef, trimmed of fat and cut into narrow strips
2 garlic cloves, minced
3 {16 oz.} cans kidney beans, rinsed and drained

In slow cooker/Crock Pot, stir together onion, tomato sauce, picante sauce,
vinegar, brown sugar, chili powder, Worcestershire sauce, and pepper. Stir in
beef, garlic, and beans. Cover and cook on HIGH setting for 1 hour. Turn
setting to LOW and cook for 5 to 6 hours.

July 14, 2007 Posted by | BBQ, BBQ Recipes, Beef, Beef Recipes, Beef Stew Recipes, Carnival Of The Recipes, Carnivals, Cooking, Cooking and Food, Crock Pot, Crockpot, Crockpot Recipes, Dinner, Events, Famous Recipes, Food, Ingredients, Meals, Method, Recipe, Recipes, Slow Cooker, Stew Recipes, Summer Recipes | 6 Comments