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Copycat McRib Recipe

Course: Sandwiches
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 721kcal
Make your favorite McDonalds treat at home! This copycat McRib sandwich is all kinds of delicious and so easy to make!
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  • 3 pounds baby back ribs cooked and deboned (click for recipe)
  • ½ cup BBQ sauce
  • 3 slices onion
  • ½ cup dill pickles
  • 4 long sandwich buns


  • Cook the ribs in the way you like best (HERE is a guide to cooking ribs several different ways) and remove the bones.
  • Place hot rib meat on the bun and spread BBQ sauce over the meat.
  • Place some sliced onions and dill pickles on the sandwich.
  • Serve with french fries or your favorite side dish.


  • Cook your ribs using your favorite method. Check out my guide to cook the juiciest and most flavorful ribs for this sandwich.
  • I like to use long sandwich buns for this recipe, but you can use round ones if that's what you have.
  • These McRib sandwiches are best served hot.


Calories: 721kcal | Carbohydrates: 49g | Protein: 47g | Fat: 37g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 148mg | Sodium: 1003mg | Potassium: 644mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 17g | Vitamin A: 160IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 95mg | Iron: 13mg