St. Louis Style Ribs vs. Baby Back Ribs

St. Louis Style Ribs vs. Baby Back Ribs Choosing the perfect rib… There are generally 2 different styles of ribs… St. Louis Spares (or Spare Ribs) and Loin Backs (or baby back ribs) What RIB you cook in competition BBQ… In the MBN and Memphis in May competitions, you always use Loin-Back ribs – because it is simply what the judges expect. But in the Kansas …

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Baby Back Ribs

Baby Back Ribs Recipe – Competition-Style Recipe If you want to produce high-quality Baby Back Ribs Recipe, you MUST start with a good quality product. I start with a slab 2 ½ lb and down Baby Back Ribs (also know as loin back ribs). You can also cook St. Louis Style (spare ribs) with this same method. My Baby Back …