Grilled Ribs with Tamarind Chipotle BBQ Sauce


Tamarind pods Onion chopped Olive oil Chipotle chile Garlic clove minced Ketchup Llight brown sugar Molasses Apple cider vinegar Salt Pepper Ground cloves Slabs of ribs


Crack open the tamarind pods, peel the shells and fibers and put them in a large stock pot with water. Cover and bring to a boil.

Boil the tamarind


Strain, discarding the seeds and any fibers, and set mixture aside. In a large saucepan, add onion, the tamarind pulp and the rest of the ingredients. Cook.

Strain the pulp

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Tamarind paste


Blend the tamarind mixture until smooth. Cook in the oven the spare ribs. Then grill, basting with BBQ sauce.

Grill the ribs


These are so yummy! They make the perfect summer grilling foods.

Serve and enjoy!

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