The Cafe will be open Christmas Eve from 8am - 2pm and closed on Christmas Day.

Watermelon Ribs

As served in the Loveless Cafe … this is one of our weekly specials.

Servings: 2 Racks of Ribs

Watermelon Ribs



  1. Rub ribs with a blend of the BBQ rub and brown sugar, making sure to cover all surfaces evenly.
  2. Smoke until cooked (approximately 2 hours with low heat).
  3. Cut ribs into 3-bone sections and place in a roasting pan.
  4. Cover with BBQ sauce and watermelon cubes.
  5. Wrap pan tightly with foil and braise in a 300°F oven for 1.5 - 2 hours until the meat is falling off the bone. Serve warm.