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The Somerset Smoke Show consists of a 

GRILLOFF COMPETITION LIVE BBQ SHOP CLASSES

 

GRILLOFF COMPETITION

If you are a self-professed GRILL MASTER and think you have the best ribs...enter the GRILLOFF COMPETITION and PROVE IT! Only 12 spots available for competitors!!! First come first serve!

Registration begins January 15!

BBQ SHOP CLASSES

Listen up BBQ lovers & foodies!

TRAEGER PRO, and AWARD WINNING PITMASTER OF KRYPTONITE BBQ, Keith Harris, will take the main stage of FOODSTOCK throughout the day teaching FREE BBQ SHOP CLASSES on chicken, pork, ribs, etc while the GRILLOFF Competition is taking place! 

We will also have reps from Big Green Egg and Weber take the stage to teach some BBQ shop classes! Stay tuned for more infomration!

 

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 The events will be featured at The City of Somerset's FOODSTOCK FESTIVAL on April 29, 2023 in our beautiful downtown Somerset!

ABOUT THE GRILLOFF COMPETITION

The GRILLOFF COMPETITION will consist of 12 contestants who will compete against one another to win the title of GRILL MASTER!

The contestants will be provided a tent, table, grill, some supplies and 2 racks of ribs. Contestants will show up and cook the RIBS on site. That's right! Just register and show up! No need to haul anything downtown!

Contestants will submit their ribs at the designated turn in time for judging. Shortly after there will be judging and an awards ceremony! See official rules & guidelines for more information!

The kicker- ONLY 12 total contestant spots are available! This means there are 4 spots on a Traeger Grill, 4 spots on a Big Green Egg and 4 spots on a Weber Grill.

First come first serve, so register NOW!

Please note, registration begins January 15, 2023!

AWARDS &

PRIZE PACKAGES

BEST RIBS ON A TRAEGER

$250 ProTrade Hardware & BBQ Supply Gift Card and a Baney’s Bangin BBQ Gift Basket. Traeger Swag Bag full of goodies and a Traeger Trophy!

BEST RIBS ON A BIG GREEN EGG 

$250 ProTrade Hardware & BBQ Supply Gift Card and a Baney’s Bangin’ BBQ Gift Basket. Big Green Egg Swag Bag full of goodies and a BGE Trophy!

BEST RIBS ON A WEBER

$250 ProTrade Hardware & BBQ Supply Gift Card & a Baney’s Bangin’ BBQ Gift Basket. Swag Bag full of Weber Goodies and a Weber Trophy!

BEST IN SHOW, GRILLMASTER TITLE

An Additional $250 ProTrade Hardware & BBQ Supply Gift Card and a Trophy/Plaque. Swag bag full of items from ProTrade Hardware and our wonderful sponsors!

ABOUT THE BBQ SHOP CLASSES

FREE BBQ SHOP CLASSES throughout the day on the main stage at the FOODSTOCK Festival! These shop classes are being taught by Award Winning Pitmasters and Grill Professionals! You don't want to miss this! Did I mention its FREE!

The full BBQ Class Schedule and more Instructors will be announced at a later date!

Remember, the classes are FREE and LIVE!

Stay tuned!!!!

Meet one of the BBQ Shop Class Instructors!

Traeger Pro and Award Winning Pitmaster of Kryptonite BBQ, Keith Harris!

Keith Harris of Hartville, OH, is a Retail Account Manager for Traeger Grills. He is also the Owner/Pitmaster of Kryptonite BBQ and Lead Instructor of The Kryptonite School of BBQ. He has learned and gained experience under some of the best names in the BBQ Business including World Champion Pitmasters Chris Marks of Three Little Pigs BBQ, Danielle Bennett of Diva Q BBQ, Chad Ward of Whiskey Bent BBQ Supply and Doug Scheiding of Rogue Cookers.
Keith started competing in 2016 when a local hardware store hosted a BBQ Competition where he took first place in ribs on a Traeger Grill and Grand Champion overall. Keith turned this one-time BBQ competition into his passion. He and his wife Meshelle soon started Kryptonite BBQ, a competition cook team and a social media account to share recipes and BBQ tips. Keith has been exclusively cooking on Traeger Wood Fired Grills for the past 12 years, he is also a KCBS Certified Judge and Table Captain.
Some of the barbecue awards Keith has won include the Ohio State Fair Pork BBQ Grand Champion 2018 and Reserve Grand Champion 2019 and finalist in 2017, Grill Your Ace Off BBQ Cook Off Reserve Grand Champion 2017 and 2018. Keith has won several first place awards in all four KCBS meat category’s (Chicken, Ribs, Pork and Brisket) at various BBQ Competitions, he also has two Grand Championships for best BBQ Sauce 2018 and 2019.

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