St. Louis Post Dispatch Video

Compressed-in-KitchenAt the Hazelwood Cook Off a photographer Parker Michels-Boyce from the St. Louis Post Dispatch spent some time in our trailer doing some filming of the prep work that was going on. He also did some other video of the contest. I thought he did a fantastic job. Click on photo for video.



Caramel Apple Cheesecake

logoI was on ABC News Channel 20 in Springfield,IL during the morning cooking section. I was on with Carl Maddona,Jessica English and Joe Crain. I gave the reciepe and demonstrated how to create our “Caramel Apple Cheesecake” This dessert has won several acclaimed KCBS BBQ contest awards. It has even achieved a perfect score of 180 at the Hopkinsville,KY BBQ contest

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BBQ Contest in Owensboro, KY

Twyford_20If you want to see a video of what a great contest is take a look at this.  Last year I competed along with “Jack Daniels World Champion Chad Hayden at the Owensboro KY, “Grillin and Chillin BBQ  Contest”.  This is a Kansas City Barbecue Society sanctioned event held at a campground. The folks that put this on do a great job and it is a fun one. They have put together this video that I think shows what goes on at a BBQ contest.  Make sure that you watch it to the end as I am doing some of my handy wor

Springfield Blues & BBQ Festival

On August 26, 2009 we went vending at the Downtown Springfield BBQ & Blues Festival.  It was a great event and very successful.  The organizer estimated attendance to be over ten thousand.  There were large crowds and sales were very brisk. The blues music played on till midnight Saturday.  We had some local help and help from the Riverton Dance Team.  We will be there next year for sure. Continue reading “Springfield Blues & BBQ Festival”