Top 5 Seasonings from Rich's Backyard Blends to Elevate Your BBQ

Summer is synonymous with barbecue season, and there's no better way to elevate your BBQ game than with the right seasonings. From the grill of Certified Master Chef Rich Rosendale, we bring you the top 5 picks from Rich's Backyard Blends to transform your backyard BBQ into a culinary masterpiece.

  1. All Purpose Seasoning

A versatile blend that lives up to its name, the All Purpose Seasoning is a must-have in every pantry. It's expertly crafted to enhance the flavor profile of any meat or vegetable, providing a savory, balanced taste that can make any dish stand out. Use it as a rub for your meats, sprinkle it over your veggies before grilling, or mix it into your marinades for an added punch of flavor.

  1. Bayou Cajun

Add some Southern flair to your BBQ with the Bayou Cajun blend. This seasoning provides a harmonious mix of heat, savory notes, and a hint of sweetness. It's perfect for adding a touch of Louisiana to your dishes, whether you're grilling chicken, shrimp, or even vegetables.

  1. Blackening Spice

If you're looking to achieve that classic, blackened crust on your BBQ meats, the Blackening Spice blend is your go-to. Its robust and earthy flavor profile includes paprika, garlic, onion, and other spices, all perfectly balanced to give your meats a rich, complex taste. Try it on steaks or fish for a delicious, restaurant-quality blackened dish.

  1. Harissa Seasoning

Inspired by North African cuisine, the Harissa Seasoning blend adds an exotic twist to your BBQ. This bold, spicy mix is made from a blend of chilis, cumin, coriander, and caraway, creating a vibrant flavor profile that can turn up the heat on your grilled meats and veggies. This blend is especially delicious on lamb or chicken.

  1. South Shore Blend

With its unique mix of salt, pepper, citrus, and herbs, the South Shore Blend evokes the breezy, laid-back vibes of coastal cuisine. It's an excellent seasoning for fish, poultry, and vegetables, providing a refreshing, zesty kick that can brighten up any dish.


Rich's Backyard Blends are more than just seasonings - they're the secret weapon to take your BBQ from good to unforgettable. Each blend is crafted with care, using only high-quality ingredients to ensure every sprinkle adds a burst of flavor to your food.

Whether you're a BBQ beginner or a grilling guru, these seasonings will help you create mouthwatering meals that are sure to impress. And for the ultimate BBQ experience, check out the Complete Collection, offering all the mentioned blends in one package.

So fire up your grill, choose your favorite Rich's Backyard Blends, and get ready to elevate your BBQ game. Happy grilling!