Sweet & Spicy BBQ Ribs

Sweet & Spicy BBQ Ribs

Sweet and spicy BBQ ribs are a mouthwatering delight that will have your taste buds dancing with joy. This recipe combines the perfect balance of sweetness and heat, making it a crowd-pleaser at any barbecue gathering.


  • 3 pounds of pork ribs
  • 1 cup of barbecue sauce
  • 1/4 cup of brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons of chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon of paprika
  • 1 teaspoon of cayenne pepper
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Preheat your grill to medium-high heat.
  2. In a bowl, combine the barbecue sauce, brown sugar, chili powder, paprika, cayenne pepper, salt, and pepper to create the sweet and spicy marinade.
  3. Brush the marinade onto both sides of the ribs.
  4. Place the ribs on the grill and cook for about 20-25 minutes per side, or until they are cooked through and have a nice char.
  5. Once cooked, remove the ribs from the grill and let them rest for a few minutes before slicing.
  6. Serve your Sweet & Spicy BBQ Ribs hot, garnished with fresh herbs if desired.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 50 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

These Sweet & Spicy BBQ Ribs are the perfect combination of flavors, making them a delicious addition to any barbecue. The sweetness from the brown sugar and the spiciness from the chili powder and cayenne pepper create a tantalizing taste experience that will have everyone asking for seconds. Serve these ribs at your next cookout, and watch them disappear in no time!

Nutrition Information: Calories: 450 | Fat: 20g | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 35g

Sweet and spicy BBQ ribs are not just a dish; they’re a culinary adventure. The tender, succulent meat, coated in that irresistible glaze of barbecue sauce, brown sugar, and spices, is the stuff of dreams. Each bite is a burst of flavor, with the sweetness of the sauce giving way to the gentle heat of the spices. It’s a journey through taste and texture that leaves you craving more.
Whether you’re hosting a backyard barbecue or just craving some hearty comfort food, these Sweet & Spicy BBQ Ribs are a must-try. The combination of ingredients and the careful grilling technique result in ribs that are smoky, spicy, and oh-so-tender.
So, fire up the grill, invite your friends and family, and get ready for a feast that will make your taste buds sing. These ribs are the ultimate crowd-pleaser, and they’re sure to become a staple in your barbecue repertoire. Enjoy every delicious bite!

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