Source: Family Circle


Recipe Summary

15 mins
10 mins
25 mins


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Heat broiler. Cut ribs into
    2-rib portions. Place ribs on
    unheated rack of a broiler pan.
    Broil 6 inches from heat for
    about 10 minutes or until
    brown, turning once.
    Transfer ribs to a 4- to 5-quart
    slow cooker.

  • In a medium bowl, combine
    tomato sauce, barbecue sauce
    and chipotle chiles. Pour over
    ribs in cooker.

  • Cover and cook on HIGH
    for 3 to 31/2 hours or LOW for
    6 to 7 hours.

  • Transfer ribs to a serving
    platter, reserving cooking
    liquid. Cover ribs to keep
    warm. Skim fat from cooking

  • In a small bowl, combine
    cornstarch and 2 tbsp cold
    water. Stir into liquid in slow
    cooker. Cover and cook on
    HIGH about 15 minutes more
    or until thickened. Top ribs
    with sauce. If desired, serve
    ribs over shredded coleslaw
    mix and/or thinly sliced

For easy cleanup:

Line your slow cooker with a disposable slow cooker liner. Add ingredients as directed in recipe. Once your dish is finished cooking, spoon the food out of your slow cooker and simply dispose of the liner. Do not lift or transport the disposable liner with food inside.

Nutrition Facts

286 calories; fat 8g; cholesterol 91mg; saturated fat 3g; carbohydrates 10g; insoluble fiber 1g; protein 40g; sodium 526mg.