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At Lillie's Q in Chicago, chef Charlie McKenna, who has won big on the competitive barbecue circuit, makes five kinds of sauces to go with his meat. These baby back ribs, rubbed with a secret "Carolina dirt" spice rub, are his signature.

Find more of F&W's favorite barbecue in our Foodspotting guides to Chicago, Boston, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco.

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Photo © Neil Burger.

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