- Air Fryer Ribs BBQ Baby Back Recipe

Barbecue Baby Back Air Fryer Ribs

COSORI Original
  • 15 Min

    Prep Time
  • 35 Min

    Cook Time
  • 4

 - Air Fryer Ribs BBQ Baby Back Recipe


  1. Step 1

    Select the Preheat function on the Cosori Air Fryer, adjust temperature to 380°F, and press Start/Pause

  2. Step 2

    Peel the membrane from the back of the ribs by sliding a dinner knife under the membrane and over the bone. Lift and loosen the membrane until it tears, then hold the edge of the membrane with a paper towel to pull it off.

    • Note: The membrane may come off in one whole piece, or you may need to remove it in smaller pieces.
  3. Step 3

    Cut the rack into 3 equal sections, then dry the ribs thoroughly with paper towels.

  4. Step 4

    Combine the salt, pepper, garlic powder, smoked paprika, and mustard powder in a small bowl and mix until combined.  

  5. Step 5

    Season the ribs on both sides with the spice mixture.

  6. Step 6

    Wrap each section of ribs tightly with foil, then place the ribs meat-side down into the preheated air fryer basket. 

  7. Step 7

    Set temperature to 380°F and time to 25 minutes, then press Start/Pause

  8. Step 8

    Remove the ribs when done and carefully unwrap the aluminum foil. 

  9. Step 9

    Brush the ribs on each side with barbecue sauce, then place them back into the air fryer basket meat-side up.  

  10. Step 10

    Set temperature to 380°F and time to 10 minutes, then press Start/Pause.

  11. Step 11

    Remove the ribs from the air fryer when done and let cool slightly before serving.