Great Backyard Barbecue and Grilling

Smokey Sweet BBQ Rub

This is a simple rub that you can mix up in quantity for use throughout the cooking season.

Smokey Sweet BBQ Rub

The Ingredients

  • 8 tsp. smoked paprika
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 1/4 cup firmly packed dark brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 2 teaspoons freshly ground pepper
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin

The Process

Combine all ingredients and mix throughly.

This rub can be stored for up to about a month in an air-tight container.