Cooks who are seeking low-salt dry rubs for brisket can try the Epicurious recipes for tricked-up brisket rub and lazy Texas brisket rub. The salt-free brisket rub by Bolner's Fiesta Products and the low-salt Texas brisket rub by Twisted Pepper Company are also good choices.
The tricked-up brisket rub recipe contains no salt at all. The dry rub contains 1/4 cup of Hungarian paprika and 2 tablespoons each of white sugar, brown sugar and dried chipotle chile powder. It also includes 1 tablespoon each of cayenne, cumin, ground pepper, garlic powder and onion powder.
The lazy Texas brisket rub contains 1 teaspoon of salt. Other ingredients in the recipe include chili powder, paprika, cumin, sage and sugar.