I 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
We have the trailer loaded and ready to leave for Wamac, IL that will be today and Saturday. We competed in this contest last year and got reserve champion. I hope we can do as good if not better than last year. Will keep you posted.
Randy was on ABC News Channel 20 demonstrating how to cook BBQ pork ribs
If 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
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”
We competed in the 17th Street Bar & Grill BBQ contest again this year in Murphysboro, IL. It is one of the best contests on the Kansas City Barbecue Society contest circuit and keeps getting better. It was a dual contest again this year with both Kansas City Barbecue Society and Memphis Barbecue Network competition. We entered both contest this year and the highlight was coming in 5th place in Whole Hog and 2nd place in Ribs. Mike Mills and his crew do a great job and sure make you feel at home.