How Long Does It Take To Smoke A Rack Of Ribs?

roughly 6 hours

How long does it take to smoke ribs at 225 degrees?

3 hours

What temperature do you smoke ribs at?

Heat the smoker to 250 degrees F or so. Try to maintain 225-250 degrees F during the entire smoking process. The ribs are done when the internal temperature reaches 175-180, but the best way to tell when ribs are done is to follow #3.

How do you smoke a rack of ribs?


  • Coat the rib rack in a slather, then evenly coat with about 1/4 cup dry rub.
  • Prep the smoker to 275 degrees F with a water drip pan and wood chunks.
  • Place the ribs (meat side towards the hotter part of the smoker) in the smoker.
  • Smoke for about 3 hours.

How long does it take to smoke ribs at 300 degrees?

2 1/2 hours

What is the 2 2 1 method for ribs?

Trust me, you won’t taste it a bit when the ribs are done. So why are they called 2-2-1 ribs? Because you smoke them uncovered for 2 hours, then smoke them wrapped in foil for another 2 hours, and finally finish them off uncovered for another hour.

How long do you smoke ribs at 250?

“For most BBQ recipes, I find 250 degrees is a great temperature for smoking at the house. At this temperature, baby back ribs will cook in approximately 4 hours while a St. Louis cut rib will cook in approximately 5 hours.”