Pulled Pork Spicey Sausage Rub

Discussion in 'Sauces, Rubs & Marinades' started by rimfirerifleman, Jun 14, 2013.

  1. I have been working on this recipe for about a year, I think i nailed it about a month ago.

    All ingredients are by volume. I use a Tablespoon, but a shovel would work too. This is the recipe for meat thoroughly soaked in brine hence no salt.

    1 Allspice

    1 Sage

    2 Fennel Seed (ground)

    2 Crushed Red Pepper (ground)

    3 Star Anise (ground)

    3 Onion Powder

    3 Garlic Powder

    3 Old Bay

    3 Black Pepper (ground)

    5 Paprika

    5 Cumin (my favorite spice of all time)

    7 Dark Red Chili Powder

    I try to grind my own spices as much as possible. This recipe will make the bark on a Pork shoulder taste like smokey hot Italian sausage, but when it is pulled and all mixed together will just give the meat a subtle spiciness that will have everyone coming back for more.

    I have used the same spice mix with an addition of

    5 Salt (kosher)

    20 Brown Sugar

    for meat that wasn't brine soaked with good results as well.

    I would love some feedback.

    Thank you.

    chris
     
  2. Chris that sounds like it would be great

    Happy smoken.

    David
     
  3. kathrynn

    kathrynn Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Sounds interesting!  Thank you for sharing with us!

    Kat
     

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