Memphis-Style Dry Rib Rub

3 tbsp mild Hungarian paprika
2 tsp seasoned salt
2 tsp freshly ground black pepper
2 tsp granulated garlic
1 tsp cayenne pepper, or more to taste
1 tsp oregano
1 tsp dry mustard
1/2 tsp chili powder; or more to taste
1 tsp thyme
1 tsp coriander
2 tsp green peppercorns, dried and crushed
1 tsp allspice

Grind ingredients until fine and combine well. Hand rub this dry marinade on washed and dried spareribs or chicken overnight before smoking or cooking.