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Octoberfest Ribs Recipe

If your family likes its meals hearty—especially now that cooler weather's on the way—you'll want to add this top-of-the-stove pork recipe to your file.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Cook: 2 hours 10 min. YIELD:6 servings


  • 2 jars (16 ounces each) sauerkraut, drained
  • 1 tablespoon caraway seeds
  • 2 medium onions, halved
  • 2 tart green apples, peeled and cut into wedges
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 pounds pork spareribs


  • 1. In a Dutch oven, layer all ingredients in the order listed. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 2-3 hours or until the ribs are tender. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

5 ounce-weight: 372 calories, 22g fat (8g saturated fat), 85mg cholesterol, 571mg sodium, 23g carbohydrate (17g sugars, 4g fiber), 22g protein.

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Wine Pairings

Medium-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a medium-bodied white wine such as Riesling or Gewürtztraminer