Tag: Reserve Champion

November 15, 2011

Smokin on the Delta in Antioch, CA

Wet and Rainy Night The last contest for 2011 in Northern California was hosted by the city of Antioch which rests on edge of the Delta that feeds into San Francisco Bay.   It was held in conjunction with Antioch’s Fall

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April 3, 2011

Pala Casino Buffalo Ranch BBQ, Pala, CA

Reserve Champion at 1st Annual Pala Contest We won our second Reserve Championship for 2011 at the 1st Annual Pala Casino Buffalo Ranch BBQ contest in Pala, CA.  There were 38 teams and we finished 2nd Brisket, 3rd Chicken, 4th

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January 2, 2011

Tom’s Farm New Year Eve and New Year Day Wild West BBQ

Benny and Harry at Wildomar, CA, with their Arizona TOY 2010 trophy won on Dec 12, 2010 Woo Hoo! We officially moved up to #3 in America in the  Kansas City BBQ Society (KCBS) 2010 Team of

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July 25, 2010

2010 Boise Music Festival State BBQ Championship, Boise, Idaho

We won our third Reserve Champion for 2010 at the Boise Music Festival State BBQ Championship in Boise, Idaho, on July 24, 2010, amid a field of 27 teams from Idaho, Oregon, California, and Arizona. This was our first contest

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July 18, 2010

2010 Prescott BBQ Days, Prescott, AZ

Jennifer Duncan, Grand Champion, and BBQ 101 Student July 10, 2010 BBQ 101 Class – Jennifer is in the middle We won our second 2010 Reserve Champion at the IBCA sanctioned Prescott BBQ Days State Championship in Prescott, Arizona, on

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June 12, 2010

2010 Que’n for Kids, Costa Mesa, California

New Slap Yo Daddy BBQ Team Banners Benny and I won Reserve Grand Champion, 1st Pork, 2nd Chicken, 17 Ribs, and 27 Brisket, amid 57 teams in the Que’n for Kids State California State Championship in Costa Mesa, Orange County.  

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August 17, 2009

Reserve Champion in Triple KCBS West Coast BBQ Championship

Reserve Champion, 1st Chicken, and several awards After turing in 13 box submissions over Sat and Sun, we were relieved that the triple KCBS West Coast BBQ Championship in Fairfield, CA, was finally over.  I thought the April Stagecoach

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May 28, 2009

Day 5 – Sunday, May 24; We win Reserve Champion!

  Mark and I were astounded to win Reserve Grand Champion (2nd Overall) on Sunday against a large contingent of top professional BBQ teams in a field of 161 teams in the GAB Open Contest. Habitual Smokers from Kansas won

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April 5, 2008

Reserve Grand Champion – 2008 Ground Hog BBQ Cook-Off

Wow! It’s the day after and I’m still pinching myself! I vaguely remember taking the walk four times at our first ever BBQ contest! Amid the blur from lack of sleep, many things that went wrong (and right), and

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