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spices for chicken dry rub in a white bowl

Dry Rub for Chicken

This Dry Rub for Chicken is the best homemade spice blend for grilling and smoking. Elevate your grilled and smoked meat using pantry staples. Feel free to make it spicy by adding cayenne pepper.
Course spice blend, Spice Rub
Cuisine American
Keyword best chicken rub, chicken dry rub, chicken rub, chicken rub recipe, dry rub for chicken
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 2 tablespoons
Calories 22kcal


One Single Serving


  • Combine the ingredients and stir.


The spices make about 2 tablespoons, a little less.
I typically use 2 tablespoons (1 serving) for 1-2 pounds of meat.


Serving: 2tablespoons | Calories: 22kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g