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Molokai Coffee Sea Salt Rub

Serves 6


2 tablespoons Molokai Coffee Sea Salt
4 lbs. lbs. pork ribs
2 teaspoons ground ancho chili
2 teaspoons paprika
2 teaspoons dried oregano
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon onion powder
2 tablespoons brown sugar


1. Marinating time; best overnight but, 7 to 8 hours is fine.

2. Cooking time approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes

3. Dry Rub: Mix together the dry ingredients.

4. Coat the ribs with the dry ingredients, cover the ribs with plastic wrap and refrigerate overnight.

5. Grill at medium to low heat approximately 1 hour 20 minutes, turning as needed.

6. (Ribs may also be baked in the oven at 375 degrees for 1 hour).

7. Dry Rub can be stored in a sealed container in a cool dry location.

8. Rub may be used with beef ribs or pork rib, or as a steak rub.

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Hawaii Kai Recipes

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