Sorry for the delay but after the initial error we wanted to make sure all of our numbers were correct. The 2013 Ohio BBQ Triple Crown Series Champion is Smokin’ in the D, from Durand, Michigan. The head cook for Smokin’ in the D is Mike Robinson. There final score was 2036.6168. Congratulations to Smokin’ in the D!!
A big thank you to Dennis Huff from Scramblin Eggs BBQ for his understanding in the scoring error. But Dennis should be congratulated also with his score of 2035.7832.
88 teams competed in the four Triple Crown Series competitions this year. Thank you to all the BBQ Teams that competed!!
It has been brought our attention that there were some scoring errors on the final leg of the 2013 Ohio BBQ Triple Crown Series. We have found a computer glitch in the scoring system and are reviewing all scores again to make sure they are correct. We will let everyone know once we confirm the final scores. We apologize for this error and thank everyone for their patience and understanding.
35 competitive BBQ from across the country came to Nelsonville, Ohio to compete in the 17th annual Ohio Smoked Meat & BBQ Festival. Friday, October 18th was a beautiful day for the teams to register and start cooking. Saturday, October 19th brought a cool and cloudy day but the teams pushed on. As the turn ins started Mother Nature decided to give some liquid sunshine to brighten our day, but despite her best efforts the competition was completed by all 35 teams. Congratulations to “Brutus & Company” from Marietta, Ohio who won the Grand Championship.
Thank you to all the BBQ Teams and BBQ judges for coming back to Nelsonville, Ohio in 2013. We look forward to seeing everyone next October. The 2014 competition dates are – October 17 & 18, 2014.
All of the 2013 BBQ Competition results are listed below.
2013 Ohio Smoked Meats Festival- Overall Ranking
2013 Ohio Smoked Meats Festival – Chicken
2013 Ohio Smoked Meats Festival – Ribs
2013 Ohio Smoked Meats Festival – Pork
2013 Ohio Smoked Meats Festival – Brisket
2013 Ohio Smoked Meats Festival – Top Ohio
Tonight – Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Calm wind.
Saturday 10/19 – Showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Light and variable wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
All the competition BBQ teams have arrived and are signed in for the Ohio Smoked Meat & BBQ Festival in historic Nelsonville, Ohio. The BBQ teams are settling for a night of food prep and cooking as they compete for $10,000 in prize money. Good luck to everyone!!!
KCBS Judges The Ohio Smoked Meat & BBQ Festival needs 16 certified judges http://www.ohiobbq.org