blueberry chipotle smoked ribs

Blueberry Chipotle Smoked Ribs

These Blueberry Chipotle Smoked Ribs are the most flavorful ribs you will eat all summer! Perfect for a BBQ party or a family dinner with a sweet spicy kick of flavor for these boneless beef ribs.
Prep Time 14 minutes
Cook Time 4 hours
Total Time 4 hours 14 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 409kcal
Author Jennifer Draper


  • 2 pounds boneless beef ribs
  • 1 teaspoon all purpose BBQ seasoning blend
  • 1 cup BBQ sauce homemade or bottled
  • 1/2 cup blueberry preserves no sugar added
  • 1 tablespoon adobo sauce from canned chipotle peppers


  • Preheat smoker to 225 degrees according to manufacturer instructions
  • Season ribs with BBQ rub and place on grill
  • Whisk together BBQ sauce, blueberry preserves and adobo sauce and store in fridge until ready to use
  • Once ribs get to about 160 degrees internally (2-3 hours) wrap in foil and brush with BBQ sauce mixture
  • Continue cooking until ribs reach internal temp of 200 degrees for most tender ribs
  • Let rest 10-15 minutes before serving, brush with additional sauce as desired


Calories: 409kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 29g | Fat: 16g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 89mg | Sodium: 1108mg | Potassium: 665mg | Sugar: 25g | Vitamin A: 130IU | Vitamin C: 2.2mg | Calcium: 44mg | Iron: 4.1mg