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Smoked Chicken Rub

Having your own rub recipe is one of the most important parts about BBQ. Please feel free to use this rub recipe as a base to create your own secret recipe! 
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: condiment
Cuisine: Barbecue
Servings: 5
Calories: 20kcal
Author: Charlie

Ingredients

  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  • ¼ - ½ cup of olive oil optional
  • 1 tablespoon thyme
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 2 tablespoons paprika
  • 2 tablespoons chilli powder
  • 2 tablespoons cayenne pepper

Instructions

  • Gather all of your ingredients.
  • Combine all ingredients in a mixing bowl.
  • Give a good stir to combine all the ingredients.
  • If you want to turn your dry rub into a paste so it sticks to the chicken (great for sings), add in olive oil and mix well until a paste consistency is formed.
  • Rub all over your chicken to coat well.
  • Set up your smoker as per your manufacturer's guidelines and smoke chicken until cooked.