Basic Chicken Rub

by Kevin H. on February 28, 2012 · 1 comment

Basic Chicken Rub Recipe

This is the original chicken rub we created for our first competition.  It’s also the one I used when I received my first ribbon for chicken thighs at a competition.  Simple, but serves its purpose.  You can use this basic chicken rub with all your chicken and turkey recipes:

Basic Chicken Rub

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes

Basic Chicken Rub


  • 2 T Sea Salt
  • 1.5 T Granulated Garlic
  • 1 T Granulated Onion
  • 1 tsp Ground Thyme
  • 1.5 tsp Paprika
  • 1 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Dry Mustard


  1. Combine all ingredients in a small bowl.

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Roy March 21, 2015 at 1:36 pm

Great Stuff. I added 1 T-brown sugar. It is real good on Popcorn.


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