BBQ ribs with charred corn salad

Based on 6 ratings

Sandra

Contributor

“Roasted in punchy marinade with maple syrup and chili, accompanied by a crunchy salad with grilled corn—the perfect pork rib dinner!”

Difficulty

Medium 👍
30
min.
Preparation
55
min.
Baking
720
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-4+
2 kg pork ribs
2 cobs sweet corn (cooked)
3 tsp smoked paprika powder
1½ tsp garlic powder
2 tsp fennel seeds
3 tbsp Worcestershire sauce
4 tbsp maple syrup
2 tsp chili powder
2 tbsp ketchup
2 tsp salt
1 tsp pepper
6 tbsp olive oil
red onion
jalapeño
150 g cherry tomatoes
avocado
20 g cilantro
lime
salt
pepper
sunflower oil (for frying)
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • bowl (small)
  • baking dish
  • oven
  • aluminum foil
  • pastry brush
  • baking sheet
  • frying pan
  • knife
  • cutting board
  • citrus press
  • bowl (large)

Nutrition per serving

Cal
1265
Protein
106 g
Fat
77 g
Carb
37 g
  • Step 1/5

    To make the marinade, add smoked paprika powder, garlic powder, fennel seeds, Worcestershire sauce, maple syrup, chili powder, and ketchup to a bowl. Season with salt and pepper and mix well. Place ribs in a large dish and cover with the marinade until evenly coated. Transfer to the fridge to marinate for at least 2 hrs. or, at best, overnight.
    • 3 tsp smoked paprika powder
    • 1½ tsp garlic powder
    • 2 tsp fennel seeds
    • 3 tbsp Worcestershire sauce
    • 4 tbsp maple syrup
    • 2 tsp chili powder
    • 2 tbsp ketchup
    • 2 tsp salt
    • 1 tsp pepper
    • 3 tbsp olive oil
    • 2 kg pork ribs
    • bowl (small)
    • baking dish

    To make the marinade, add smoked paprika powder, garlic powder, fennel seeds, Worcestershire sauce, maple syrup, chili powder, and ketchup to a bowl. Season with salt and pepper and mix well. Place ribs in a large dish and cover with the marinade until evenly coated. Transfer to the fridge to marinate for at least 2 hrs. or, at best, overnight.

  • Step 2/5

    Preheat oven to 150°C/300°F. Place each rack of ribs on a piece of foil, brush with excess marinade, and wrap up into a parcel. Transfer to a baking sheet and bake for 45 min.
    • oven
    • aluminum foil
    • pastry brush
    • baking sheet

    Preheat oven to 150°C/300°F. Place each rack of ribs on a piece of foil, brush with excess marinade, and wrap up into a parcel. Transfer to a baking sheet and bake for 45 min.

  • Step 3/5

    To make the corn salad, first heat some sunflower oil in a frying pan. Add corn to the pan and fry on all sides until golden. Set aside to cool.
    • 2 cobs sweet corn (cooked)
    • sunflower oil (for frying)
    • frying pan

    To make the corn salad, first heat some sunflower oil in a frying pan. Add corn to the pan and fry on all sides until golden. Set aside to cool.

  • Step 4/5

    Halve the onion, then slice. Deseed jalapeño and slice finely. Quarter cherry tomatoes. Halve avocado, pit, then scoop out the flesh and chop into pieces. Finely slice cilantro. Slice corn off the cob. Juice lime. Add all ingredients to a bowl along with olive oil and season with salt and pepper. Toss well to combine and season.
    • red onion
    • jalapeño
    • 150 g cherry tomatoes
    • avocado
    • 20 g cilantro
    • lime
    • 3 tbsp olive oil
    • salt
    • pepper
    • knife
    • cutting board
    • citrus press
    • bowl (large)

    Halve the onion, then slice. Deseed jalapeño and slice finely. Quarter cherry tomatoes. Halve avocado, pit, then scoop out the flesh and chop into pieces. Finely slice cilantro. Slice corn off the cob. Juice lime. Add all ingredients to a bowl along with olive oil and season with salt and pepper. Toss well to combine and season.

  • Step 5/5

    After the ribs have cooked for 45 min., increase the heat to 200°C/390°F. Remove ribs from the oven and open each parcel so the meat is exposed. Return them to the oven and let cook for a further 10 min. Serve ribs with the charred corn salad. Enjoy!

    After the ribs have cooked for 45 min., increase the heat to 200°C/390°F. Remove ribs from the oven and open each parcel so the meat is exposed. Return them to the oven and let cook for a further 10 min. Serve ribs with the charred corn salad. Enjoy!