These easy crock pot BBQ ribs aren't just easy -they are delicious! Recipe

Easy Crock Pot Ribs

Delicious fall of the bone ribs made easy with your crock pot.
Course Appetizer, Main Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword bbq ribs, crock pot ribs
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 5 hours
Total Time 5 hours 15 minutes
Servings 12 servings
Calories 358kcal
Author Leigh Anne Wilkes



  • 2 Tbsp paprika
  • 2 Tbsp packed brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp kosher salt
  • 1/2 Tbsp ground black pepper


  • 5-6 lb.s baby back ribs
  • 2-3 C favorite barbeque sauce


  • Combine paprika, brown sugar, salt and pepper in a small bowl.
  • Rub the mixture over the meaty side of the ribs
  • Place ribs in slow cooker standing them upright with the meaty side against the wall of the cooker.
  • Pour the barbecue sauce over the ribs
  • Cook on low for 4-5 hours until tender
  • Remove ribs and allow to sit for 15 minutes (cover with foil)
  • Cut ribs apart
  • Cover with bbq sauce left in cooker if desired



Calories: 358kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 81mg | Sodium: 1175mg | Potassium: 431mg | Sugar: 17g | Vitamin A: 690IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 58mg | Iron: 1.5mg