Fire Corps take the reigns of
Taste of Mesquite BBQ competition
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What city could be better to host a barbecue competition than Mesquite, Texas – with a flavor all its own.
This year, the Real. Texas. Festival. will host the 8th annual "Taste of Mesquite" Barbecue Cook-off, presented by Mesquite Arena and sanctioned by the Lone Star Barbecue Society. This year, the competition will be produced by the Mesquite Fire Corps Association. Contestants will compete for "Cook of the Year" honors, a $500 prize and the opportunity to advance to the National Barbecue Championship scheduled for October in Meridian, TX.
Participants will compete for points toward the coveted “Cook of the Year” honor, as well as for prizes and awards for Champion and Reserve Champion in three categories: Brisket, Pork Spare Ribs and One-half Chicken. One contestant will be crowned the Grand Champion.
There is no public sale or consumption during the competition.
Information, including the official entry form and rules can be downloaded here. For more information, please e-mail [email protected]. Or call the official barbecue contest hotline 972-861-2665.