Pineapple BBQ Ribs with Sticky Honey Sauce and Cheesy Garlic Bread



4 to 5 pounds baby back ribs


1/2 cup of teriyaki sauce

5 tablespoons of dark brown sugar

1/4 cup honey

4 tablespoons of Dijon mustard

1/4 cup of diced pinapple chunks with juice

2 teaspoons liquid smoke (optional)

Spice Rub

1 tablespoon smoked paprika

1 tablespoon onion and garlic powder

1 teaspoon chili powder

1 teaspoon cayenne pepper

1 teaspoon chili pepper flakes

2 teaspoons of salt


3 flatbreads, 1 Italian bread or 1 ciabatta loaf

5 tablespoons of butter

2 tablespoons of minced garlic

1 teaspoon of basil

1 teaspoon of oregano

1 cup of mozzarella cheese

  1. Massage the ribs with the spice rub.
  2. Mix the ingredients for the glaze together.
  3. Broil the ribs for 10 mins.
  4. Reduce the temperature to 300 degrees, and brush the ribs with the glaze.
  5. Bake for 2.5 hours, or until tender.
  6. After 30 mins glaze the ribs.
  7. Then bake for another 30 mins.
  8. Glaze again, and cover with foil for an hour.
  9. Uncover the ribs, glaze and finish in the oven for 15 to 30 mins, or less depending on how tender the ribs are. The ribs are tender and cooked when you can slice through freely.
  10. Glaze the ribs, and let them sit for a few mins.

Cheesy Garlic Bread

  1. Mix the butter, garlic, basil, and oregano together.
  2. Spread the mixture onto each piece of bread.
  3. Add cheese on top.
  4. Bake for 10 to 20 mins at 400 degrees, or until the cheese melts and browns lightly.

34 thoughts on “Pineapple BBQ Ribs with Sticky Honey Sauce and Cheesy Garlic Bread

      1. Hot water … my friend! Im half Italian and half British … and the Italian half is dominant. I also have a wife that cooks … and Im a maccio?

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