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These Crockpot Pepsi® Ribs are so easy to make. Definitely the perfect BBQ recipe to add to your game day spread. Simple slow cooking snacks- YUM!
Crockpot Pepsi® Ribs
I love game day! It’s definitely my favorite time of the week. We break out all our favorite recipes, put out a big spread & really enjoy snacking & the game. It’s so much fun & definitely quality family time. One thing I really like is adding easy recipes to our day. Things I can prep & let go until it’s time to enjoy are great because I already have so many other things going on to prepare for kickoff. We love good bbq & ribs top that list of bbq recipes. But things like ribs don’t usually make our game day spread because it’s so cold this time of year & our BBQ is in storage for the season. So when I was given this fabulous recipe for Crockpot Pepsi® Ribs created by Pepsi® I was all over it. Easy ribs in the slow cooker using Pepsi®, well that’s just fabulous! We love Pepsi®, it’s what I grew up on, it’s the soft drink we have always had in the house & now I can use it for cooking too. YAY!
We stopped in to Albertsons to pick up our game day ingredients. Check out this AWESOME Pepsi® display. Whoooo! That was cool! We grabbed our Pepsi®, baby back ribs & some bbq sauce & some Snickers to add to our party spread. You can be the Game Day Party MVP by shopping Albertsons (or Albertsons banner stores ACME, Jewel-Osco, Shaws, Star Markets, Carrs, Safeway, Randalls, Vons, Pavillions or Tom Thumb) for all your entertaining needs for Big Game 2016. Be sure to look for Sweepstakes from Pepsi® where 1 grand prize winner of $50,00 and (1) of (50) nflshop.com gift cards every week! That sounds pretty cool! Also look for the Bakery Deco Pac for a chance to win a $500 shopping spree. I know I could use that.
These ribs were so easy to make! Just cut the ribs into 2-3 rib portions & place in the slow cooker. Add in salt & pepper along with the Pepsi®. Then cover & cook. Then once the ribs have reached proper temperature, remove & drain the liquid from the slow cooker. Put your ribs back in, add in bbq sauce & thyme- stir. Cover & cook another 30-60 minutes to glaze the sauce. Then they are done! I’m telling you – super easy & SO GOOD!
Just look at these ribs! Oh my goodness they were delicious!!! Definitely a great addition to our game day snack table. I think for the big game I will have several racks going so I have enough to feed all our friends!
I also made these Snickers cupcakes using a standard Pepsi® & cake mix recipe. They were a great addition to our dessert options for the day.
Definitely a must make in my book!
Crockpot Pepsi® Ribs
- 3 pounds pork loin back ribs
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1/2 cup Pepsi®
- 1 cup barbecue sauce
- 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
Spray 4-quart slow cooker with non-stick cooking spray. Cut ribs into 2 or 3 rib portions and place is slow cooker. Sprinkle ribs with salt and pepper and pour Pepsi® over.
Cover and cook on low for 6-8 hours (until ribs are tender, at least 170ºF)
Drain and discard liquid from slow cooker. Add barbecue sauce and thyme into crockpot on top of drained ribs and mix so the ribs are coated.
Cover and cook on low for 30 minutes to 1 hour until ribs are glazed. Serve immediately.
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