Category Archives: Contests

The Fan’s Guide to Memphis in May

I’m super-excited this year to be invited to be a part of the Tucker Cooker team for the 2012 Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest!  This will be my first time attending in Memphis in May in any sort of capacity.  I know that this is a massive event, so I asked Ron Worby, pitmaster of Susquehanna Blue Smoke and member of the Tucker Cooker team, if he would come up with a guide to what fans need to know for Memphis in May.  He was gracious enough to do so.  So without further delay, here is Ron’s guide to what fan’s need to know for Memphis in May!

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Contest Bites: March 24, 2012

Hope the weekend is treating you well!  Here are some contests and giveaways you may be interested in entering:

  • Derek from The “Q” Review has teamed up with Uncle Kenny’s BBQ to give two lucky winners a prize package consisting of 3 sauces and 2 rubs.  Details on how to enter can be found on The “Q” Review.  This contest ends tomorrow (3/25/2012) at 8:00pm EST.
  • Kevin from KLB’s BBQ Sauce is running a giveaway of his “That’s Good Mustard” BBQ Sauce.  Details can be found on his website.  This contest ends today, so enter now!
  • Larry Gaian from The BBQ Grail is giving away a $30 gift certificate courtesy of the National Pork Board.  You can find out how to enter this contest on Larry’s blog.  This contest ends at midnight PST on March 27. 

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Contest Bites: Send a Tweet and Get Sauced

I just got information on this contest via email and thought you may be interested…

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2012 National BBQ Association Awards of Excellence Winners

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BBQ Giveaway — Big Butz BBQ

Here is a quick “post and run” blog talking about a contest being put on right now by my good friend Kevin Kelly of Kevin’s BBQ Joints.  This time, he’s giving away a ton of products from Big Butz BBQ Sauce! Continue reading

Christmas Comes Early — A Contest with Draper’s BBQ

Santa Claus has connections in the BBQ world, and he’s coming early!  At least he is for four lucky people…

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Contest Bites: Meyer’s Elgin Smokehouse Giveaway

I woke up this morning to find a new exciting contest on Kevin’s BBQ Joints this morning.  This contest comes courtesy of Meyer’s Elgin Smokehouse.

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Contest Bites: Dimples BBQ Sauce + T-Shirt Giveaway

Hope everyone is enjoying their weekend!  I’ve seen this contest mentioned over the last couple of days and wanted to get the word out.  Dimples BBQ Sauce is giving away a bottle of their totally awesome BBQ Sauce (which I’ve recently reviewed) as well as a t-shirt.  The contest ends today (November 6) at 8:00pm EST.

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Contest Bites: Char-Broil “Big Easy” Oil-less Infrared Turkey Fryer

Most of you know that one of my favorite BBQ and grilling people on the Internet is Robyn Medlin Lindars, aka GrillGrrrl.  She is a great source of information for tasty recipes that anyone can cook on their outdoor cooker.  She is also running a contest Nov. 5-14 to giveaway one of these beauties: a Char-Broil “Big Easy” Oil-less Infrafred Turkey Fryer!

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The Jack Part 2: Amazing People

Finally, the euphoria and adrenaline from being in Lynchburg last weekend is starting to subside, and now I can really start to reflect on just what transpired in the hollow.  In my last post, I attempted to portray the general overall sense of excitement and sweet smoke at the Jack Daniel’s distillery.  Today I want to tackle another aspect of the weekend — the amazing people!

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