Savory Blueberry Rub

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Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes
Portions: 3/4 cup
Order ingredients from blueberries - U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council


  • 1⁄3 cup blueberry powder*
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar, packed
  • 2 tablespoons grated lime zest
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon coarse salt
  • 1 - 2 teaspoons ground red pepper
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder


  1. In a small bowl, stir all ingredients together.
  2. Pour into a jar, label, date and seal. Use within 3 months.

Recipe Tip

Uses: rub for grilling ribs, beef, pork, lamb, fish or poultry, like for this Grilled Chicken Seasoned with Savory Blueberry Rub; rim cocktail glasses; stir into Bloody Mary mix; add to sauces, marinades or dressings; finish plates.

*Blueberry powder is available online or at well-stocked retailers. Make blueberry powder by pulverizing freeze-dried blueberries in a blender.


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