Rex will be on the American Grilled TV Show

Time to set your DVR.  I will be on American Grilled, Wednesday July 16th at 9 PM est on the Travel Channel. American Grilled on the Travel Channel In “American Grilled,” hardcore grilling enthusiasts from across the country go head-to-head for a chance to compete for a $10,000 cash prize and bragging rights when they are … Read moreRex will be on the American Grilled TV Show

Sam’s Club BBQ Tour Richmond

Sam's Club BBQ Richmond

This past weekend I competed in the Sam’s Club BBQ Tour, in Richmond.  It was a great contest that was close to home.  This year we have had a slow start in the competition circuit.  Our scores have been pretty consistent in ribs and pork.  Our brisket has been horrible and my chicken has been … Read moreSam’s Club BBQ Tour Richmond

Competition Beef Brisket

Competition BBQ Brisket

For the past couple of years I have been competing in Kansas City Barbecue Society competitions up and down the east coast.  Ever since I have started people have been asking me for a competition style recipe.  Well here is my brisket recipe. Competition Brisket The first thing required is a packer brisket.  They are … Read moreCompetition Beef Brisket

Good News – Plus BarBAYq results!!!

First the good news.  My house has been put together, after a little leak turned into a massive leak.  The contractor has given me back my kitchen and most importantly my refrigerator.  It is hard to live without a refrigerator.  One does not realize the extent that one needs a refrigerator, until you live without … Read moreGood News – Plus BarBAYq results!!!

Pork in the Park – Results

Our Camp

This was the first contest that Rex’s Red Hot BBQ has ever competed in.  It was a great time. Sandy and the crew over at Pork in the Park throw a great contest.  This was no little contest either.  There were 113 different teams competing.  I could have chosen an easier contest for the first one, but … Read morePork in the Park – Results

Pork in the Park – First Competition

Pork in the Park

This was the first contest that Rex’s Red Hot BBQ has ever competed in.  It was a great time. Sandy and the crew over at Pork in the Park throw a great contest.  This was no little contest either.  There were 113 different teams competing.  I could have chosen an easier contest for the first one, but … Read morePork in the Park – First Competition

My new Venture – Rex’s Red Hot BBQ

Over the past three years I have been competing with the Pork Barrel BBQ competition team.  However, last year I moved to Richmond and started a family.  Since I am not available for all of the contests and my new locale is farther away, I decided it was time to move on and compete on … Read moreMy new Venture – Rex’s Red Hot BBQ

Pork in the Park

I just signed up for Pork in the Park in Salisbury, MD.  I haven’t been to this competition in a couple of years and am looking forward to it being the first competition for Rex’s Red Hot BBQ. This competition also includes the Smithfield Rib Challenge.  The Smithfield Rib Super Series is a points chase competition … Read morePork in the Park

Safeway National BBQ Championship – Recap

Safeway BBQ Battle

It has been a long and hard weekend here in DC.  The temperatures were hovering around 100 all weekend.  Special thanks to Mango Mike for bringing the Air Conditioned Bus.  It would have been horrible without it.  We competed in all four KCBS categories on Saturday and two of the three Memphis in May Categories … Read moreSafeway National BBQ Championship – Recap

2nd Annual Wingtacular – Washington, DC

It is that time of the year again.  The second annual wingtacular! Saturday May 16th 23rd .  Last year we had 15 competitors making their own hot wing sauces.  Below is the picture of last years top three. As you can see first place was the coveted wingtacular cup, yes it holds a beer. Second place was … Read more2nd Annual Wingtacular – Washington, DC