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Grilled Ribs With Homemade Sriracha BBQ Sauce

Perfect for summer grilling

This pork rib recipe is great for grilling on a nice summer day. You can make your own homemade spicy BBQ sauce using Sriracha.

Recipe courtesy of McCormick

Ready in
3 h 20 m
20 m
(prepare time)
3 h
(cook time)


For the ribs

  • 1 package McCormick® Grill Mates® Slow & Low Memphis Pit BBQ Rub
  • 2 racks pork baby back ribs, about 4 pounds

For the Sriracha BBQ sauce

  • 3/4 Pounds fresh Fresno chiles, stemmed and coarsely chopped do not remove seeds
  • 4 cloves garlic
  • 1 can of tomato sauce
  • 1/2 Cup water
  • 1/4 Cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 1/4 Cup molasses
  • 1/4 Cup white vinegar
  • 1 Teaspoon McCormick® Paprika
  • 1 Teaspoon McCormick Gourmet™ Sicilian Sea Salt


For the ribs

Rub seasoning evenly over ribs.

Wrap in plastic wrap and refrigerate at least 2 hours or overnight.

For the Sriracha BBQ sauce

Meanwhile, for the BBQ sauce, mix all ingredients in a medium saucepan.

Bring to boil on high heat.

Reduce heat to low; simmer 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Remove from heat.

Cool to room temperature.

Spoon mixture into blender container; cover.

Blend on medium speed 2 minutes or until smooth.

Strain through a sieve to remove seeds.

Prepare grill for indirect medium-low heat (275°F to 300°F).

Preheat grill by turning all burners to high.

Turn the burner on 1 side to medium-high.

Turn off burner(s) on the other side.

Place unwrapped ribs on the unlit side of the grill.

Close grill.

Grill 2 to 3 hours or until ribs are tender.

Brush ribs with some of the BBQ sauce during the last 10 minutes of grilling.

Serve ribs with remaining BBQ sauce.