Sweet & Savoury Prime Beef Short Ribs
Featuring: Vermont Castings Prime Beef Rub
Skip the slow braise and barbeque your short ribs instead. Vermont Castings Prime Beef Rub’s garlic, onion and paprika flavours are a savoury complement to this soy-ginger-molasses glaze.  The result are ribs that keep you coming back for more, all in under 20 minutes.

PREP TIME: 15 minutes

COOK TIME: 15 minutes



1/4 cup (50 mL) strained tomatoes

2 tbsp (30 mL) brown sugar

1 tbsp (15 mL) fancy molasses

1 tbsp (15 mL) apple cider vinegar

2 tbsp low sodium soy sauce

2 tsp freshly grated ginger

5 tbsp (75 mL) Vermont Castings Prime Beef Rub, divided

4 boneless beef short ribs, trimmed (ask your butcher

for boneless English-style short ribs)


1. Preheat grill to medium high. Clean grates and then brush with oil.

2. In a medium bowl combine strained tomato, brown sugar, molasses, vinegar, soy sauce, ginger and 1 tsp (5 mL) Vermont Castings Prime Beef Rub. Place sauce into a Vermont Castings basting set.

3. Rub short ribs with remaining Vermont Castings Prime Beef Rub on all sides.

4. Arrange short ribs on grates and grill, covered, flipping every 2 minutes, for 6 minutes.

5. Brush on all sides with molasses mixture and continue to grill for a further 6 minutes, flipping and basting every 2 minutes until beef reaches internal temperature of 125˚F-130˚F (52-54˚C), for medium rare.

6. Let the short ribs rest 5 minutes, then slice thinly against the grain and serve.