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Thanksgiving is a time for turkey, but turkey is having its own time in the BBQ spotlight. At the 2018 American Royal World Series of BBQ, turkey...

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Johnny Joseph is a legend with a heart of gold, and a fire in his belly. When you talk to Johnny Joseph, whether it’s the first time or the...

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There are few things more refreshing than washing down a meal of barbecue with a cold drink. One drink that has a long and storied history with BBQ...

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When one person gives you $100, you can buy a nice meal for two. But when 1,000 people give you $100, you can start a business. Such is the power...

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Imagine you could connect with your customers every day — with only the press of a finger? That’s the power of an app. App creator...

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Some competition cooks wait their whole lives to win a grand championship. Ty Machado was 14 when he won his first big win. Last year, at...

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Nathan Hays was just five when he entered his first barbecue contest — his small hands gripping the tongs while he carefully flipped chicken...

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When Matt Curmi moved from the UK to work as head chef at a restaurant in Idaho, there was a word on the menu that perplexed him:...

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Some great ideas start with a spark. Stephen Thibodeaux’ started with a leaf blower. The day the Houston resident first began imagining the...

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Looks aren't everything, but when it comes to competition BBQ, the attractiveness of your food plays a big role. No matter how much flavor you...

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It takes just two words to elicit laughter from some BBQ folks: vegan BBQ. That's the reaction Chef Mick Brown sometimes gets when he explains...

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When it comes to picking the right wood, Kathy Pullin learned to trust her gut. Not figuratively, but literally. “I tasted a piece of brisket...

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