Cocoa Rub

Gail Herbest


I found this rub on an other recipe site, I used it on boneless skinless chicken breasts and it was fantastic!! Try it on steaks, pork chops and spare Ribs. The original recipe suggest also adding it to Chili and hearty thick soups


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1/4 c
sea salt
2 tsp
unsweetened cocoa powder
1 Tbsp
white sugar
2 Tbsp
dark brown sugar
3 Tbsp
garlic powder
1 Tbsp
onion powder
3 Tbsp
ground cumin
2 Tbsp
chili powder
2 Tbsp
ground black pepper

How to Make Cocoa Rub


  • 1stir all ingredients together in a small bowl until well combined. store in an airtight container.
  • 2TO USE: rub 2-3 teaspoons of the spice mixture onto a serving of meat, let stand 10 minutes before cooking.

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About Cocoa Rub

Course/Dish: Marinades, Rubs
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Rub, #easy, #and, #meats

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