Fall-off-the-bone BBQ Ribs

Traeger Kitchen


Fall-off-the-bone BBQ Ribs

Prep Time

10 Minutes

Cook Time

2 Hours

Effort

Pellets

Apple

Grab your rib bib & sink your meat tooth into these tender, sweet & spicy ribs. They smoke low & slow but are worth the wait.

Ingredients

Units of Measurement:

Rib Rub
  • 2/3 Cup brown sugar

  • 1/2 Cup paprika

  • 1/3 Cup garlic powder

  • 2 Tablespoon onion powder

  • 2 Tablespoon chili powder

  • 1 Tablespoon cayenne pepper

  • 1 Tablespoon ground black pepper

  • 1 Tablespoon freshly ground white pepper

  • 1 1/2 Teaspoon dried oregano

  • 1 1/2 Teaspoon ground cumin

  • 4 Rack baby back ribs

main
  • 1/2 Cup apple juice

  • 1/2 Cup white grape juice

  • honey

  • Traeger BBQ Sauce

Steps

  • 1

    Combine all rub ingredients in mixing bowl, mix well. Sprinkle both sides of ribs liberally with rub.
    Ingredients
    • 2/3 Cup brown sugar

    • 1/2 Cup paprika

    • 1/3 Cup garlic powder

    • 2 Tablespoon onion powder

    • 2 Tablespoon chili powder

    • 1 Tablespoon cayenne pepper

    • 1 Tablespoon ground black pepper

    • 1 Tablespoon freshly ground white pepper

    • 1 1/2 Teaspoon dried oregano

    • 1 1/2 Teaspoon ground cumin

    • 4 Rack baby back ribs

  • 2

    When ready to cook, set Traeger temperature to 275℉ and preheat, lid closed for 15 minutes.
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    Grill275 ˚F
  • 3

    Place ribs on grill, close lid and cook for 45 minutes. Meanwhile, combine the apple and grape juices in a small bowl and set aside.
    Ingredients
    • 1/2 Cup apple juice

    • 1/2 Cup white grape juice

  • 4

    Remove the ribs from the grill and place them bone side down on a large sheet of heavy-duty aluminum foil or a large disposable foil pan. Pour the juice mixture over the ribs.
  • 5

    Drizzle a generous amount of honey over each slab. Wrap up the ribs completely with the foil and seal the edges. Return the ribs to the grill and cook for 1 hour.
    Ingredients
    • As Needed honey

  • 6

    Remove the ribs from the foil and place directly on the grill grate. Turn the temperature up to 350℉ and cook for 30 additional minutes.
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    Grill350 ˚F
  • 7

    Slather the ribs with your favorite Traeger BBQ Sauce and cook for an additional 5 minutes to set the sauce. Remove the ribs to a cutting board. Slice into single serving size pieces and serve.
    Ingredients
    • As Needed Traeger BBQ Sauce

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