Jiggy with Piggy BBQ contest winners announced
KANNAPOLIS, NC (WBTV) — Kansas City BBQ judges spent Saturday very carefully judging teams from six states who competed in the chicken, ribs, pork and brisket categories at the Jiggy with the Piggy Festival in Kannapolis. .
Judges, from multiple states, chose the winners based on taste, appearance and tenderness.
CBF Que of Marshville, NC was named Grand Champion of the event and took home $1,250. The reserve champion is Chunky BBQ from Harrisburg, PA, and they won $1,000.
The Top Ten are listed below:
Grand Champion: CBF Que (Paula and Jeff Lee) Reserve Champion: Chunky BBQ (Stephanie and John Shirey)
3rd – Muttley Crew BBQ from Apex, NC
4th – Redneck Scientific of Angier, North Carolina
5th – One Eyed Pig BBQ from Union, SC
6th – Smokin Skullies from Goldsboro, North Carolina
7th – Fletcher’s Brothers-in-Law BBQ Team, NC
8th – Good Googly Goo BBQ from Mitchellville, MD
9th – Lady of Q from Ramona, CA
10th – Pappy & Roley of Asheville, North Carolina
First place chicken – Redneck Scientific of Angier, North Carolina
First place pork ribs – Pappy & Roley of Asheville, North Carolina
First place pork – Bad Rooster from Lavonia, GA
First place Chest – Smokin Skullies from Goldsboro, North Carolina
During the events, hundreds of people participated in the People’s Choice Pork Contest. The public could buy tickets and taste the best pork in the United States. Proceeds from ticket sales are distributed to the YMCA of Kannapolis and Rotary of Kannapolis who organize the events as part of the festival.
Many thanks to Smithfield for donating meat for the events.
People’s Choice Pork Contest
1st Place – Fat Heads BBQ from Albemarle, NC (Pan 4) 2nd Place – Smoke & Brew from Asheboro, NC (Pan 15) 3rd Place – Redneck Scientific from Angier, NC (Pan 21) 4th Place – Good Googly Goo Mitchellville, MD BBQ (Pan 44)
5th Place – EB BBQ from Charlotte, NC (Pan 33)
6th Place – One Eyed Pig from Union, SC (Pan 37)
7th Place – Holt Brothers BBQ from Charlotte, NC (Pan 14)8th Place – BBQ Brothers-in-Law Team from Fletcher, NC (Pan 36)
Tied 9th place – Creekside Smokers of Hickory, NC (Pan 20)Tied 9th place – Muttley Crew BBQ of Apex, NC (Pan 38)
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