Learning how to make BBQ pork ribs on the grill instantly makes you the person who knows how to make BBQ ribs on the grill. This was far from my first time, but it was definitely my first time making a full 8-pound rack of them. 

This being a truly gigantic rack of ribs, and me being a relatively small chick, I will admit to needing some help flipping the behemoth on the grill. Knowing the rest of the edit team, there's a video somewhere of my sad attempts to flip them solo. (There's likely a scene where I'm yelling "guys, flare-up, flare-up!" to no avail.) That's why I'm in the test kitchen and not at the BBQ pit. But I'm sure you'll be fine — and there's no shame in asking for assistance when making one of the most hardcore deliciously grilled meats out there, right? 

As for the sauce, pick your favorite. There's a whole world of barbecue sauce out there just waiting to be brushed onto ribs. A whole world…