Black Powder Rub


Prep Time5 minutes
Common Catagoriesfood


This is a tasty rub that is easy to make with common ingredients around the house.  It goes great on pork, but would also go well with chicken. This is a fabulous rub that is a dervitive of a couple of recipies I found on 


  • 1 tsp black pepper, ground
  • 1 tsp garlic, minced , dried
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • 1 tsp rosemary leaves, dried
  • olive oil


  1. Combine and mix all dry ingredients in a small bowl or mortar
  2. If some of the bits are on the bigger side, you may want to grind them up in to smaller bits in a mortal and pestal. 
  3. Slowly add in olive oil and mix until mixture becomes a paste.
  4. Apply to meat.  Add a heavier coat if you wish to make it spicier. 
  5. Grill normally.