For the ribs: Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.
Place the ribs in a deep pan and rub with the cumin paprika, red pepper flakes, 2 teaspoons salt and 2 teaspoons black pepper. Let sit 30 minutes.
In the meantime, whisk
together the beer
, lemon zest
and tomato paste. Pour over the ribs. Scatter the ribs with the tomatoes
, bell peppers
, onions and garlic. Cover tightly with foil and bake 3 hours.
While the ribs are cooking, make the slaw: In a mixing bowl, whisk together the lime
juice and avocado until the avocado is just broken up. Add the cabbage, cucumber
and season well with salt and pepper. Cover and refrigerate.
To prepare: Preheat a grill to medium-high heat. Remove the ribs from the oven and finish on the grill
until the outside is crisp
, 15 to 20 minutes. Serve the ribs with the slaw on the side.
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