4th of July recipes: 16 rib recipes for your summer barbecues

These hickory-smoked baby back ribs are just one of the options you’ll find in our recipe collection.
(Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times)

Still figuring out what to make for your 4th of July party? You can never go wrong with ribs when it comes to parties and summer barbecues. Here are 16 great recipes from our recipe database, and some even include their own homemade barbecue sauce to go with them. Enjoy!