In a small bowl, combine all the ingredients and whisk gently to combine.
Package the mixture in an airtight container until ready to use.
To Use the Steak Rub
Drizzle 2 tablespoons of olive oil over 1 pound of steak.
Rub in ¼ cup of the spice mixture and marinate at least 30 minutes, up to overnight.
Grill to desired doneness.
Yield: Approx 2 cups
How long do you leave dry rub on a steak?30 minutes is enough time for the seasonings and spices to start flavoring the steak. However, you can leave it on overnight for best results. Be sure to season steak on both sides. What are the best cuts of steak to grill?Good quality beef makes a big difference. Here are some cuts that are particularly good on the grill:
Personally, my favorite way to enjoy this cowboy seasoning rub is on sirloin rump tips and petite sirloin, grilled to perfection, of course!How long do I cook a steak?Beef should always be cooked to an internal temperature of 145-degrees F according to FoodSafety.gov. I suggest using a meat thermometer to check.Remember you always want to allow your beef to rest for three minutes.This cowboy rub recipe can also be used on chicken and pork chops.