Homemade Dry Rub Recipe and Father’s Day Gift

Homemade Dry Rub Recipe and Gift Idea

Give the gift of food this Father’s Day with this Homemade Dry Rub Recipe.  Mix it up and place in a jar for an easy and tasty gift.


  • 2 tablespoons salt
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 2 tablespoons Old Bay
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon thyme
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper


  1. Add all ingredients to large bowl.
  2. Mix together until well combined
  3. Add mixture to air-tight container.
  4. To use: sprinkle the fry rub onto the meal.  Using your hands, rub the spices on the meal.
  5. To Store: Add dry rub to air-tight container and store in a cool, dry place for up to 3 months.  You can also add dry rub to a freezer bag and store in the freezer.