BLACK OPS; a phrase synonymous with secrecy and clandestine operations by our most elite warriors, was the perfect name for this rub.Cloaked in secrecy, for two years before its release, our team of elite BBQ Professionals put this ruv to the test, winning awads all across the country! This rub excels on all cuts of beef, but brisket is its sweet-spot. Incredibly rich, deep flavor profile with a peppery finish that builds a serious bark. like all Oakridge BBQ rubs they are 100% all natural with no MSG and nothing artificial. 100% Gluten Free.