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St Louis Style Ribs - Perfect every time. You will not fail with this technique. Become the grill master at your home!
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Fall Off The Bone St Louis Style Ribs

St Louis Style Ribs - Perfect every time. You will not fail with this technique. Become the grill master at your home!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time5 hrs
Total Time5 hrs 15 mins
Course: Barbeque, BBQ, Grilling
Cuisine: American
Keyword: bbq, grilled, grilling, ribs, smoked ribs
Servings: 4
Calories: 929kcal
Author: Don't Sweat The Recipe

Ingredients

  • 1 Rack St Louis Style ribs
  • 6-8 Tablespoons butter
  • 4 Tablespoons Honey
  • 8 Oz BBQ Sauce

Rub Ingredients

  • C White Sugar
  • C Dark Brown Sugar
  • ½ C Smoked Paprika
  • ¼ C Garlic Powder
  • C Kosher Salt
  • 1 tsp Oregano
  • 1 tsp Cayenne Pepper
  • 1 tsp Cumin
  • 1 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1 tsp Dry Mustard

Instructions

  • Remove membrane from back of ribs
  • Apply a liberal amount of rub to ribs
  • Wrap in plastic wrap, let rest for 2 to 24 hours
  • After rest, remove plastic wrap and add more rub liberally
  • Start grill
  • Get grill/smoker to stable temperature (225 to 250 degrees)
  • Add smoking wood chips.
  • Put ribs on, meat side up
  • Cook for 2 to 2 and one-half hours
  • Remove ribs from grill
  • Lay ribs onto heavy-duty tin foil, add honey and butter equally to each side.
  • Seal ribs in tin foil, place back on the grill for 1 to 1 and one-half hour.
  • Remove ribs from grill, remove ribs from tin foil
  • Add more heat to grill, if needed
  • Place ribs back on the grill over heat for app 5 minutes each side
  • Cover in BBQ sauce
  • Cook each side for app 10 minutes, allowing the sauce to caramelize.
  • Remove from grill, set aside for 5 to 10 minutes
  • Cut into individual portions.

Nutrition

Calories: 929kcal | Carbohydrates: 112g | Protein: 22g | Fat: 48g | Saturated Fat: 24g | Cholesterol: 120mg | Sodium: 10242mg | Potassium: 887mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 89g | Vitamin A: 7507IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 106mg | Iron: 6mg