Sugar-Cayenne Rib Rub


 

Sugar-Cayenne Rib Rub

This recipe is the perfect balance between sweet and spicy. It makes a lot-- either save the rest in an airtight container or use it on lots of ribs. Or try it on popcorn for wonderful sweet-spicy BBQ popcorn. SO good.
Ingredients:
  • 1 C. sugar
  • 1/2 C. kosher salt
  • 2 tbsp. paprika
  • 2 tbsp. chili powder
  • 1 tsp. cayenne
  • 1 tbsp. ground cumin
  • 1 tbsp. ground celery seed

Directions
Combine ingredients in a small bowl or jar. Rub into both sides of ribs.