Aaron Franklin BBQ Rub Recipe

Learn how to make this flavorful and simple standard BBQ Rub from Aaron Franklin of Franklin Barbecue. Aaron Franklin's secret barbecue rub recipe, from the award-winning pitmaster.


  • 16-Mesh ground black pepper
  • Morton's Kosher Salt


Use 1/4 cup equal parts of the ground black pepper & kosher salt and combine ingredients.

Optional add-ons

  • Granulated Garlic
  • Granulated Onion
  • Paprika
  • Seasoning Salt