Smoke Rub for Chicken

When making chicken recipes, you need the best chicken rub for cooking up delicious flavor in every bite. This easy recipe uses pantry staples to make a dry rub you can keep on hand any time you want to make smoked chicken.

– Brown sugar – Smoked paprika – Salt – Garlic powder – Onion powder – Ground mustard – Black pepper

Chicken is one of my all-time favorite things to cook on the smoker. Whether I’m making smoked chicken breasts, wings, drumsticks, thighs or a whole beer can chicken, Get in love with the flavor you get from the smoker.

Flavor comes from the rub you use. A smoked chicken rub is a spice mixture that you massage into the meat before putting it in the smoker. It helps to infuse even more flavor into every bite and helps attain that nice crispy outer crust, even on skinless chicken.

The combination of spices in this bbq chicken rub is primarily sweet but also savory.

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