Hot Apple Ribs | Outlaw Smoker

May 5, 2021
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Hot Apple Ribs | Outlaw Smoker

Hot Apple Ribs on the Outlaw Smoker with Heath Riles that are the perfect blend of Apple and Hot!
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 5 hrs
Resting Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Pork, Ribs
Servings 2 people





  • Get cooker ready and up to temp of 275º-300º, we used the Outlaw Smoker for this cook.
  • Remove ribs from packaging. Take off the membrane from the back of the ribs and trim to your liking.
  • Rub ribs with yellow mustard, or binder of your choice (both sides).
  • Season ribs with a base of Heath Riles BBQ Hot Rub (both sides).
  • Season ribs with a layer of Heath Riles BBQ Apple Rub (both sides).
  • Place ribs on your cooker at approximately 275º, we used Hickory wood for this cook along with Royal Oak Charcoal.
  • Cook ribs for approximately 2 and a half hours, we added wood every 30 minutes to keep our temperature at 275º. We also spritzed our ribs every 30-45 minutes with water to keep them moist.
  • After 2 and a half hours at 275º, remove your ribs to wrap. Wrap with Heath Riles BBQ Butter Bath & Wrap. You should mix 3 tablespoons with 3/4 cup of apple juice PER SLAB of rib. Once wrapped with Butter Bath and apple juice mixture, wrap with foil and return to the grill.
  • Cook wrapped ribs for approximately another 2 to 2 and a half hours or until the internal temperature is 203º-205º. Once this temperature is reached, remove from grill.
  • Unwrap ribs and sauce with sauce recipe above. (You should have melted these ingredients over heat to make sure your apple jelly is melted.)
  • After saucing, return to the grill to set the sauce. You can also sprinkle with Heath Riles BBQ Apple Rub. Allow the sauce to set and remove from the grill.



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Keyword BBQ, Meat, Pellet Grill, Ribs
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