Nick’s Zone: Ribs and Sweets With Paleo Q Sauce



Nick Massie of brings us slow-cooked ribs and sweet potatoes. Watch as he takes a meat-and-potatoes combo and makes it Zone-worthy.

“Three-block portions that are tough to beat,” Massie says. “It’s the meal that I call ‘ribs and sweets.’”

Start by preparing the ribs because they’ll take the longest to cook. Massie bottles his own rub—Paleo Nick’s Super Radical Rib Rub—but he’s got a spice recipe for dressing the ribs if you don’t have his Rib Rub.

Next come the sweet potatoes, and lastly the Paleo Q sauce.

“It’d be easy to say that the ribs are the best part ’cause they have that Radical Rib Rub on them,” Massie says, “but I’m gonna argue that the Paleo Q sauce is the best.”

Massie notes that the dish was popular with fans at the 2014 Reebok CrossFit Games, so he’s sure you’ll love it.

To download the recipe for ribs and sweets with Paleo Q sauce, click here.

Video by Nick Massie and Jesse Kahle.