Juicy Pork Tenderloin with Rub Recipe

Tired of cooking dry meat? Try our no-fail recipe for perfect, juicy pork tenderloin with homemade rub and barbecue sauce!

Juicy Pork Tenderloin with Rub Recipe

what you'll need
  1. 1 pork tenderloin, approx. 1 ½ lbs
  2. 2 tsp brown sugar
  3. 1 tsp salt
  4. 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  5. 1/4 tsp onion powder
  6. 1/4 tsp paprika
  7. 1/4 tsp black pepper
  8. 1/4 tsp chili powder
  9. 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  10. 1/4 cup barbecue sauce, optional

let's do it
  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • Trim tenderloin of excess fat and silver skin.
  • Mix together brown sugar, kosher salt, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, black pepper and chili powder until completely combined. Rub entire amount of spice mixture on tenderloin then drizzle olive oil evenly over top.