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Home-Made Coffee Rub

Traditionally, coffee rubs are associated with different cuts of beef, however, this one is equally delicious on pork.

A tasty combination of some of your favourite spices, including chilli powder, turmeric and coriander, the addition of dark brown sugar helps make it exceptional.

Prep Time: 5 mins.

Total Time: 5 mins.

Yields: 1 cup

Skill Level: Easy



  • 3 tbsp freshly ground coffee beans
  • 2 ½ tbsp dark brown sugar
  • 4 ½ tbsp tsp sea salt
  • 2 ½ tbsp ground chilli
  • 1 tbsp freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 tsp onion powder
  • 2 tsp garlic powder
  • ½ tsp ground coriander
  • ½ tsp ground turmeric
  • ½  tsp  smoked paprika


  • Combine all ingredients in a small bowl.  Transfer to an airtight jar and store for up to 6 months.


  • Rub a generous amount over your cut of choice before cooking.  For a more robust flavour, rub and leave overnight if time allows.