Sweet Jalapeno Bourbon Ribs - Dee Dee's

7
Diane Atherton

By
@DeeDee2011

These sweet, spicy hot ribs flavored with a Red Jalapeno Pepper Jelly paired with pinto's was the perfect combination for a crockpot BBQ.

I served this dish with my Mom's Old Fashioned Mustard Potato Salad and Sweet Cheddar Biscuits that some claim are the Jim n Nicks recipe.

This combination was well paired and a big hit!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
5 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

  • 2
    16-ounce cans pinto beans, drained (i also rinsed beans)
  • 3 lb
    country-style pork ribs, trimmed
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    pepper
  • 1/2 tsp
    lawry's seasoning salt
  • 1 medium
    onion, choppped
  • 1
    10.5-ounce jar red jalapeno pepper jelly
  • 1
    5-ounce bottle a-1 steak sauce
  • 3 Tbsp
    boubon, optional
  • 2
    jalapeno peppers, seeded and finely chopped (optional)

How to Make Sweet Jalapeno Bourbon Ribs - Dee Dee's

Step-by-Step

  1. Place beans in a 4-quart electric slow cookier, set aside.
  2. If in a slab, cut ribs apart; sprinkle with garlic powder, seasoning salt, salt and pepper. Place ribs on a rack in a broiler pan. Broil 5 1/2-inches from heat (with electric oven door partially opened) 18 to 20 minutes or until well browned, turning once. Add ribs to slower cooker and sprinkle onion on top.
  3. Combine jelly, steak sauce, bourbon and, if desired, chopped jalapeno pepper in a saucepan; cook over low heat until jelly melts. Pour over ribs; stir gently.
  4. Cover and cook on HIGH 5 to 6 hours or on LOW 9 to 10 hours.
  5. Remove ribs; skim fat from sauce. Cook sauce and beans, uncovered, on HIGH for an additional 30 minutes or until slightly thickened. Add ribs just before serving to reheaat.
  6. NOTES:
    Jalapeno jelly is a key ingredient in this recipe; it melts into a sweet-spicy glaze that coates these ribs and beans. You can find jalapeno is bigger town grocery stores. I live in a small town and couldn't find it so I made my own. This is a very easy recipe: Red Jalapeno Pepper Jelly - Dee Dee's

    Country-style ribs are extra meaty. If they come as a slab, you'll need to cut them apart to fit them in the slow cooker.

    Broiling the ribs first browns them and adds rich flavor, and removes excess fat.

    Because of the sweet heat in these ribs I felt a sweet cheese biscuit was perfect for this dish: Sweet Cheese Biscuits - Dee Dee's

    The perfect side dish Mama's Old Fashioned Potato Salad - Dee Dee's

Printable Recipe Card

About Sweet Jalapeno Bourbon Ribs - Dee Dee's

Course/Dish: Pork Ribs
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: American



Show 30 Comments & Reviews

Bacon Recipes That Go Beyond Breakfast

Bacon Recipes That Go Beyond Breakfast


Bacon, how do I love thee? I’m not sure I can count the ways. It’s my go-to meat alongside eggs or on a breakfast sandwich. But, I don’t restrict my bacon enjoyment only to morning-time. If you like bacon as much as I do, you have to check out these Blue Ribbon recipes. “So easy, […]

11 Healthy Meatless Meals

11 Healthy Meatless Meals


Meatless Mondays have never been more delicious than these easy and healthy recipes. Full of flavor, but lacking in meat, these filling meals will make sticking with your healthy resolutions much easier. Burgers, zucchini boats, burrito bowls, fried rice, and other yummy options make being a vegetarian easy and oh-so-tasty.

8 Soup Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker

8 Soup Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker


When the weather is cooler, soup is a delicious addition to your weekly menu. Comforting and easy to make, on a cold night, these recipes will warm you up and are hearty. Serve with crusty bread and salad for dinner. Leftovers are an easy lunch. What’s the best part about these eight soup recipes? They […]