April 18, 2010

Ultimate BBQ Showdown East vs West at Wildomar, CA

Grand Champions at East vs West BBQ Showdown Sweet Double Sweep – TLC BBQ Pitmaster’s Harry from Slap Yo Daddy and his roadie Gary from Notley Que win Grand Champion and Reserve, respectively, at the Ultimate BBQ Showdown East vs West at

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April 10, 2010

Arizona BBQ Festival State Championship, Scottsdale, Arizona

Slap Yo Daddy at Arizona BBQ State Championship, Scottsdale, AZ 58 teams were shoe horned into a dirt lot by the waterfront in upscale Scottsdale amid the Maserati and luxury car dealers and high-rise condos for the first annual

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March 20, 2010

Smoke on the Water USA Barbecue Championship, Little Rock, Arkansas

Our fan Cloe from Rochester, NY, names her team after us! Way cool! The romance of the open road is both the allure and bane of West Coast BBQ teams like us who made

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March 15, 2010

Mar 15, 2010 – Breaking News! There’s going to be a Season 2 of BBQ Pitmasters!

Mar 15, 2010 – Breaking News! There’s going to be a Season 2 of BBQ Pitmasters! Details at

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February 28, 2010

Chicken Hat Harry hosted Q&A

Feb 28 – Mar 4th, 2010 – Chicken Hat Harry hosted Q&A, shared BBQ secrets, and answered 279 posts across 86 topics on the Virtual Weber Bullet Forum, the worlds largest online community of Weber Smokey Mountain (WSM) BBQ-ers.  Made history as the most popular guest on this international forum

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February 28, 2010

HAVA BBQ London Bridge Style, Lake Havasu City, AZ

We kicked off our 2010 contest year in neighboring Arizona at a first-year contest next to the river and the landmark London Bridge. This would be a warm up after being idle since last October when the season ended.

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February 6, 2010

So. Cal. Q-Fest 2010 Awards Ceremony

Slap Yo’ Daddy – 2nd TOY Overall California 2009 The East Shore RV Park by Puddingstone Lake in San Dimas,CA, was wet and muddy this year for the the 2010 Q-Fest Awards Ceremony to honor the CBBQA Team of the

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February 5, 2010

TLC BBQ Pitmasters Season Finale Episode #8 – Texas Rib Throwdown

Season 1 – TLC’s BBQ Pitmasters Site of Johnny’s Texas Rib Throwdown   Read season wrap-up commentary from the Executive Producer John Markus It seems like a long time ago from Episode 1 in August 2009 where Lee-Ann from Wood Chicks

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January 29, 2010

TLC BBQ Pitmasters Episode #7 – Big Pig Jig, Vienna, Georgia

Cast and Crew hamming it up Our Calif. buddy Chris joins us in Vienna The Big Pig Jig in Vienna, Georgia, was an MBN event which meant on-site judging with live judges in the categories of whole

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January 22, 2010

TLC BBQ Pitmasters Episode #6 – Dover Delaware Championship

Windy, Cold, Wet, and Brutal One word sums up the Diamond State BBQ contest aka Episode 6 in Dover, Delaware: brutal, as is brutally cold, wet, and windy. It was already raining with temperatures in the 40’s when we

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