Texas-Style Chipotle Beef Rub Recipe

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Texas-Style Chipotle Beef Rub Recipe
Texas-Style Chipotle Beef Rub
Tim Byres

Texas-Style Chipotle Beef Rub

Spicy Tabasco gives this Texas-style rub extra heat and flavor, making it perfect for steaks, roasts, or ribs. 

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Deliver Ingredients


  • 2/3 cup dark brown sugar, packed
  • 1/3 cup dark-roasted coffee grounds, finely ground
  • 5 tablespoons salt
  • 3 tablespoons granulated dry garlic
  • 2 tablespoons paprika
  • 1 tablespoon dried oregano leaves
  • One 5-ounce bottle Tabasco® brand chipotle pepper sauce


Combine dark brown sugar, ground coffee, salt, garlic, paprika, and oregano in medium bowl. Add Tabasco chipotle sauce; stir until well mixed.

Use as rub on steaks, roasts, and ribs. Refrigerate 20 minutes to marinate before grilling.

Chipotle Shopping Tip

Basic Latin ingredients include chiles, rice, adobo seasoning, and beans.

Chipotle Cooking Tip

Latin food often packs a lot of heat, so try to moderate the amount of chiles and spices you use for your dish.