Smoky BBQ Sauce Ribs

  • Preparation: 5’
  • Cooking: 90’
  • Total time: 95’


  • 1 onion, peeled and quartered
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 cup (290g) good quality tomato ketchup
  • 1/3 cup (55g) brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons worcestershire sauce
  • 3 teaspoons smoked paprika
  • 2 teaspoons garlic salt
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper or chilli powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2kg baby back pork ribs
  • cooking spray

Step 1

Insert Multiblade and add onion. Press PULSE for 5 seconds or until finely chopped.

Step 2

Replace Multiblade with StirAssist and add oil. Close lid and remove measuring cup. Select 120C/5 min/ STIR SPEED 1 and press START.

Step 3

At the end of cooking time, add remaining ingredients along with ½ cup (125ml) water and select 110C/ 13 min/ STIR SPEED 1 and press START.

Step 4

Taste sauce and add salt if sauce is too sweet (depend on the brand of tomato ketchup). Cool and spoon into a clean jar.

Step 5

To make the ribs, and place onto UPPER STEAMER TRAY in a single layer. Fill bowl with water to the 0.7L STEAM WATERLINE and select 120C / 30 minutes and press START. Once cooking time has ended, cool completely in the refrigerator.

Step 6

Preheat oven 200C fan forced and line 2 baking trays with baking paper. Place ribs onto trays and spoon the BBQ sauce evenly over both sides of the ribs. Spray lightly with cooking spray and cook for 30-40 minutes or until lightly charred. Serve with coleslaw and lime wedges.


Tip: if you like a smoother sauce, insert MultiBlade at the end of the cooking time and process on speed 8 until smooth.