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Baby Back Ribs?

ClayK25 Posts: 6
edited April 2012 in Pork
Hello all.

I had a quick question.  I have looked in several markets in my area, but can't seem to find any baby back ribs.  It might be me, but I did buy some "back" ribs, but they were a lot bigger than what I would expect and most likely were beef?  Anyway, any help is appreciated.



  • Mickey
    Mickey Posts: 19,676
    Sams, Costco, your local store. Ask for pork baby back ribs
    Salado TX & 30A  FL: Egg Family: 3 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max when they came out (I'm good for now). Plus a couple Pit Boss Pellet Smokers.   

  • BYS1981
    BYS1981 Posts: 2,533
    Baby back ribs go by several names. Check for smaller ribs named stuff like "loin back ribs". Local butcher can point you in the right direction.
  • stike
    stike Posts: 15,597
    back ribs, loin ribs.  should clearly be marked as to whether it is pork or beef, but  beef is red, pork is pink.

    if it is in cryovac, then they are likely pork.  never seen a slab of beef loin (back) ribs).
    ed egli avea del cul fatto trombetta -Dante
  • Little Steven
    Little Steven Posts: 28,817

    beef is red, pork is pink.

    Not in your cellar sailor


    Caledon, ON