Steph Franklin is the award winning BBQ Chef and owner of Simply Marvelous BBQ Catering Company. Steph uses a fusion style of cooking developed from his travels throughout the United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean Islands. Through his wanderings he had the opportunity to sample a wide array of flavor combinations, which inspired him to develop his own product line of rubs, seasonings, and sauces. He began marketing his blends under the “Simply Marvelous BBQ” name in 2008 and is known throughout the national and international BBQ communities.

Our first competition with this awesome new sponsor was a great hit! With a first place brisket and seventhe place pork score we ended up fourth overall!!! Go Genie!!

More info on these awesome rubs:

Cherry Rub: A delectable balance of sweet and aromatic flavors with a hint of cherry. When sprinkled liberally on chicken, lamb, fish, beef, and pork, this rub is sure to make you the talk of the town.

Pecan Rub: This rub is the perfect blend of savory and sweet flavors with a nutty finish that will excite your palate. It is an excellent choice on pork, chicken, beef, and fish. 

Peppered Cow: The Peppered Cow is a wonderful blend of peppers and spices to take your beef to the next level. The Peppered Cow is competition tested and approved by judges. 

NEW!! Popitude: A finishing rub with both pop and attitude. Notes of our coveted cherry and spicy apple rubs are blended together in perfect harmony to create that wow factor in the final step of your culinary masterpiece.

Season All: Add a little something extra to French fries and vegetables, or use it to season chicken, brisket or pork. Either way your taste buds are sure to be pleased. 

Spicy Apple Rub: Sweet and sultry spices combine to create a surprising rub all its own. With just a touch of apple, this delectable rub should be sprinkled liberally on chicken, beef, or fish, but is extra special on pork shoulder and ribs. 

Sweet and Spicy Rub: Just what the name says…sweet and spicy. Sweet and Spicy goes well with chicken, pork, and beef. Sprinkle this rub liberally on your meat, and your family will be begging you to BBQ or Grill again!! 

Sweet Seduction Rub: A hint of peach and honey powder seduces your meat to erupt your palette with tasteful soul.