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John Henry rub

I recently acquired some John Henry Mojave Garlic Pepper rub. Has anyone used it? What did you put it on? Thanks

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  • U_tardedU_tarded Posts: 1,166
    I use it every sunday on boneless skinless chicken breasts.  I butterfly them and hit them with a light coating and grill to 155 raised direct.  we use them for sandwiches and salads for lunch throughout the week.  its good, nothing special but better than just garlic and pepper, a little more flavors too it.  my wife makes me take it easy on hers so that its not too peppery.
  • Black_BadgerBlack_Badger Posts: 777
    Love that rub. I've used it on spatchcocked chickens, on burgers and on veggies. It's great on potatoes cooked in a CI pan under a spatchcock. Also excellent on tri-tip. Honestly, I haven't put it on anything it wasn't good on...

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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 5,280
    The next time I need to stock up on rub, I'm going to try some of the John Heny rubs. Never tasted them, but seems like there are some good ones. Anyone know if a sampler is available?

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  • Black_BadgerBlack_Badger Posts: 777
    There is a sampler available. I would also strongly recommend the Sugar Maple rub for pork shoulder or ribs. I like to add a little heat to it, but it's great for flavor and bark.

    B_B
    Badger at heart, living in SoCal

    Carlsbad, CA
  • FoghornFoghorn Posts: 1,582
    So far I've only used it on beef. I used it on the best prime rib anyone in my crowd has ever eaten.

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  • Hi54puttyHi54putty Posts: 1,338
    I have probably 10 of their rubs. Love them all.
  • Randy1Randy1 Posts: 353
    I have been meaning to get some of the garlic pepper, but I can't find it in stores around central Arkansas. I have seen it on amazon but just haven't ordered it.I need to though!
    Benton,Arkansas
  • JRWhiteeJRWhitee Posts: 1,802
    I use John Henry's Texas Chicken Tickler rub we love it, have yet to try the Mojave Garlic Pepper but look forward to it.
                                                                        
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  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 3,738
    I've for John Henry's Alabama butt rub and it's amazing.


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  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 6,244
    caliking said:
    The next time I need to stock up on rub, I'm going to try some of the John Heny rubs. Never tasted them, but seems like there are some good ones. Anyone know if a sampler is available?
    I had a sampler of 5 or 6 rubs at one time. Really liked the Texas Chicken Tickler, need to get some more. Ended up tossing the other ones. Way too much sugar and why would I need a smoke flavored rub? That's what wood is for. I guess I'm in the minority when it comes to their rubs...

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  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 4,736
    Griffin said:
    caliking said:
    The next time I need to stock up on rub, I'm going to try some of the John Heny rubs. Never tasted them, but seems like there are some good ones. Anyone know if a sampler is available?
    I had a sampler of 5 or 6 rubs at one time. Really liked the Texas Chicken Tickler, need to get some more. Ended up tossing the other ones. Way too much sugar and why would I need a smoke flavored rub? That's what wood is for. I guess I'm in the minority when it comes to their rubs...
    I haven't tried the John Henry rub, but I avoid any rub that has "natural smoke flavor" added.  These might be just fine, but any time I have tried a rub that listed this an ingredient it just has an off "liquid smoke" flavor I can't get past. 


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  • RaymontRaymont Posts: 196
    Absolutely love J. Henry's Mojave Garlic on wings.

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  • TMayTMay Posts: 69
    His Jalepeno Rub Is Great On Ribs
    Rowlett, Texas
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