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Rub-a-Dub-Dub Baby Back Ribs

Nothing tastes or smells more like Summer than baby back ribs off the grill.  They’re messy and you eat them with your hands.  And dammit, if you don’t lick your fingers between eating ribs, than you’re not invited to my Summer picnic table.  On a recent trip to Las Vegas, my mom, MC, served up her latest preparation of baby back ribs.  Feel free to modify the spice blend to your liking (and what you have on hand), but no matter what, don’t leave out the beer and the liquid smoke.  Serve these babies with some fresh corn on the cob and a tomato salad and definitely, more beer. An important note before you start this recipe–you need to begin the process at least 14 hours before serving (which means starting the night before.)  I have broken down the steps accordingly. The evening before you want to serve the ribs, start by rinsing off the ribs and patting dry.  Mix up the spice blend in a bowl and start rubba-dub-dubbin’ those ribs down.  Really massage …