Annual BBQ Cookoff set for county fair

Posted on Monday, August 4, 2014 at 2:43 pm

The 14th Annual Lincoln County Fair Barbecue Cook-Off will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6.

Meats for the adult competition include Boston butt, chicken, ribs and brisket. The set-up time starts at 12 noon on Friday, Sept. 5.

The adult grand champion with the highest total combined points in Boston butt, chicken, ribs and brisket will receive a grilling prize package and trophy. The first place winners for Boston butt, ribs, chicken and brisket will win $150 and a trophy; second place wins $100 and a trophy; and third place wins $50 and a trophy.

The young adult competition will also take place on Sept. 6, with a competition involving chicken and a dessert.

The set-up time starts at 12 noon on Friday, Sept. 5.

The young adult grand champion will receive prize money and a trophy for the highest total combined points in chicken and dessert.

Trophies will be awarded for first, second and third place.

The Best Cook Site Award is $75 for first place, $50 for second place and $25 for third place. Youth Judging begins at 11 a.m. and adult judging starts at 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 6.

For an entry form, copy of the cook-off rules or additional information, contact Stanley Trentham at (931) 227-8715. Visit the Lincoln County Fair website at www.lincolncountyfairinfo.com.

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