TLC’s New Barbeque Pitmaster Show

My neighbor George turned me on to TLC’s new show. I’m looking forward to seeing it. They focus on following the barbeque competition circuit of the Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS). If you are into “Q” then you will probably enjoy it. I will let you know what I think once [...] Read more »

Vendor Barbeque – Is is Always Dissapointing?

I work at  a company that sponsored a local barbeque competition.  The event started only a few years ago and has since grown into a very successful festival.  Each year, it seems that they achieve double digit growth. What has also grown as the event has become more popular are the complaints about the barbeque sold [...] Read more »

Competition Barbeque

Competition barbeque is a lot of work.  Don’t get me wrong…it’s hugely satisfying when you win and there is always the thrill of the competition but to get to that place takes a good deal of effort. I spent this past weekend with my neighbor, George, and his team (“Who Are Those Guys”) at the Beltway [...] Read more »

Let the Barbeque Season Begin!

Our barbeque season began last weekend with the Pork in the Park barbeque festival in Salisbury, MD.  The festival opens the season for most of the east coast barbeque community so it gets alot of attention. There were ninety three competitors entered for the event.  Cooks were competing in the categories of “Anything Butt” (anything but [...] Read more »