All-Purpose Rub

All-Purpose Rub Recipe
Photo: Anna Williams

Recipe from

Real Simple

Nutritional Information

Calories 9
Caloriesfromfat 50 %
Fat 1 g
Satfat 1 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 340 mg
Carbohydrate 2 g
Fiber 1 g
Sugars 0 g
Protein 1 g


1/4 cup chili powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/4 teaspoon dry mustard
1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
2 teaspoons kosher salt


In a small bowl, combine the chili powder, cumin, mustard, cinnamon, oregano, and salt. Add enough olive oil to make a paste and rub over raw meat, under and over chicken skin, or on seafood.