How Do You Prepare Baby Back Ribs in the Oven?

How Do You Prepare Baby Back Ribs in the Oven?

How Do You Prepare Baby Back Ribs in the Oven?

Emeril Lagasse has a recipe for oven-barbecued baby back ribs. The recipe has a preparation time of 20 minutes, a cook time of 1 1/2 hours, and serves up to four people. McCormick provides a recipe for chipotle cinnamon baby back ribs.

To prepare barbecue ribs in the oven, combine 2 cups ketchup, 1/2 cup brown sugar, 2 tablespoons white vinegar, 2 tablespoons minced onions and 2 tablespoons of minced garlic in a large bowl. Stir, then add 2 teaspoons dry mustard, 2 teaspoons cayenne, and salt and pepper. Place ribs in a roasting pan, season with additional salt and pepper, and brush mixture on a 4-pound rack of baby back ribs. Place ribs in an oven preheated to 325 degrees Fahrenheit. Cook ribs for 1 1/2 hours; baste ribs with mixture every 30 minutes.

To prepare chipotle baby back ribs mix together 1/4 cup brown sugar, 1 tablespoon chili powder, 2 teaspoons chipotle chile pepper, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Rub mixture onto 3 pounds of baby back ribs, place ribs into a foil-lined roasting pan, and put into an oven preheated to 375 degrees Fahrenheit. Pour 1/4 cup water over the ribs, and bake for one hour. Then brush ribs with 1/2 cup of maple syrup. Broil or grill ribs for three to five minutes to brown them.