Pork Ribs with Tangy BBQ Sauce and Crunchy Slaw

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Pork Ribs with Tangy BBQ Sauce and Crunchy Slaw
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Ingredients

1 pork back ribs (rack, or St. Louis style ribs)
3 ounces rub (spice, recipe below, about 1/3 cup)
4 ounces beer (larger style, or apple cider, 1/2 cup)
1 tablespoon worcestershire sauce
1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
1 teaspoon liquid smoke
bbq sauce (purchased or recipe included)
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1 1/4 tablespoons coffee (finely ground)
1 tablespoon ancho powder
1/2 tablespoon smoked paprika
1/2 tablespoon cumin
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon coriander
1 tablespoon light brown sugar
1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1 cup ketchup
1/2 cup bourbon whiskey
1/4 cup light brown sugar
2 tablespoons honey
3 tablespoons molasses
1/2 cup water
1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
2 tablespoons soy sauce (low sodium)
2 tablespoons worcestershire sauce
1 tablespoon dijon (style mustard)
3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
1/2 head red cabbage (finely sliced)
1/2 head napa cabbage (finely sliced)
3 carrots (peeled and grated)
1/2 bunch green onions (finely sliced)
1/4 cup raisins
1/2 cup mayonnaise
1/2 lime
1 teaspoon soy sauce (low sodium)
1/4 teaspoon sesame seeds (toasted)
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
cracked black pepper (Freshly)

Directions

1To make the coffee spice rub, combine all of the ingredients in a bowl and mix to combine. Season both sides of the ribs with a generous amount of spice rub and store in the fridge at least 3 hours, preferably overnight.
2 Pre-heat oven to 235 degrees. Season the ribs with half a teaspoon of salt on both sides. In a measuring cup, combine the beer or cider and next 3 ingredients, mix and set aside. Place ribs, meaty side up, on a double lined tin foil sheet and seal up all but one end. Pour the beer mixture into the open end of the foil, make sure it distributes to the bottom, seal the tin foil, and put on a baking sheet in the oven for 2.5 hours.
3 While the ribs are cooking, make the BBQ sauce by adding all of the ingredients to a heavy bottom pot and bring to a simmer. Cook for 30 minutes, stirring frequently. Adjust for seasoning along the way, it may need more red pepper flakes or brown sugar. When done, set aside or store in fridge for 7 days.
4 To make the slaw, add the red cabbage and next 4 ingredients to a large bowl, mix well and keep in the fridge until ready to serve. To make the dressing, add the mayo and next 3 ingredients to a bowl along with a ¼ teaspoon of salt and a couple cracks of pepper. Whisk well, adding 1-2 tablespoons of water to make the dressing pourable. Check for seasoning, you want the flavor to be the acidic side, so you may need more lime juice. When ready to eat, mix the slaw with just enough dressing to coat everything thoroughly. To prevent the slaw from getting soggy, try to toss it with the dressing right before you eat it.
5 Take ribs out of the oven but leave in the foil. Brush on a generous amount of BBQ sauce on the top side of the ribs and put under the broiler for 5-7 minutes until bubbly and sticky. Cut ribs into portions and serve with extra BBQ sauce and the dressed slaw. Enjoy!
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NutritionView more

600Calories
Sodium103%DV2470mg
Fat18%DV12g
Protein16%DV8g
Carbs35%DV105g
Fiber36%DV9g

PER SERVING *

Calories600Calories from Fat110
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat12g18%
Saturated Fat2g10%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol10mg3%
Sodium2470mg103%
Potassium1630mg47%
Protein8g16%
Calories from Fat110
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate105g35%
Dietary Fiber9g36%
Sugars66g132%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.