The competition will be judged by a panel of food enthusiasts, chefs, BBQ experts and community leaders.
Simon Majumdar – Author, Broadcaster & Iron Chef America Judge www.simonmajumdar.com
Marcia & Ron Cotter – Kansas City BBQ Society Certified Master Judges
Ed “Fast Eddy” Maurin – World Class BBQ Champion and designer of Cookshack’s Fast Eddy Smokers
Kimberly Winter Stern – Award-winning food, travel and lifestyle writer, KC Star Chow Town blogger, co-host with Jasper Mirabile, Jr. on “LIVE! from Jasper’s Kitchen” on KCMO/710-103.7 FM.
Daniel Eleff – Avid Traveler, Kosher Food Lover, Blogger and CEO of DansDeals.com
Sharon Scarcello – Kansas City BBQ Society Certified Master Judge
John McCone – Owner of Rufus Teague BBQ
Steve Chick – Owner of Steve Chick Catering “Wonderful Food, Wonderful Parties”
Steve Pack - President of Springbok Puzzles & Certified BBQ Fan
Milton Brod – Kansas City BBQ Society Certified Judge
and many more great judges!!