Sweet and Sour Crockpot Ribs

Our family enjoyed this recipe. For five stars we would reduce the brown sugar a bit, add more garlic and maybe a bit of hot sauce for some kick.

This recipe for Sweet and Sour Crockpot Spareribs has so much rich flavor. If you like this recipe, remember that you can can make extra batches of the barbecue sauce and store it in the freezer to make it anytime. In fact, double or triple the sauce recipe every time you make it and you’ll soon have a large batch ready for any grilling recipe. This is a classic barbecue sauce with tons of flavor.



1 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup flour
1/3 cup water
1/2 cup vinegar
2 tablespoons soy sauce
1/4 cup ketchup
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
3 pounds pork spareribs

Mix brown sugar and flour in a saucepan.
Add water, then vinegar, soy sauce, ketchup, ginger, and garlic powder. Cook and stir over medium heat until boiling and thickened.
Layer ribs in crockpot, spooning sauce over each layer.
Cover and cook on Low for 10-12 hours or on High for 5-6 hours until ribs are very tender.