Sep 122016
 

Aug 19th: Hudson Valley Ribfest – NEBS, Kid’s Q, KCBS

Smoking Boys and Hot Grills from Canada won this 52 team event, with Ack-Que earning the RC spot.  Since Smoking Boys and Hot Grills is an international team, Ack-Que from CT earns a spot in the 2017 Jack Daniel’s Invitational draw.

Got Pork? Got Milk? brought home the victory for the Kid’s Q event, followed by Holihan’s Beer Me BBQ Jr.

Good Smoke BBQ was the GC for the NEBS 4 category event, and The Outlaw BBQ NY took the RGC.

 

Aug 28th: Otter River BBQ Cookoff – NEBS Tailgate and Junior Q

Smoke Master General took home the GC for the tailgate event, and Boo Boo Qued was the RGC.

 

Sept 2nd: Finger Lakes Fire and Smoke BBQ Festival – NEBS, KCBS

Good Smoke was the GC, and Slippery Pete’s the RGC for KCBS.

Priorville won the NEBS event, with Good Smoke in second.

 

Sept 9th: Great Maine Barbecue Challenge – NEBS, KCBS

The Basic BBQ Team took first in this first year event, followed by Smokin’ Hoggz BBQ in second for KCBS.

A Mazie Q was the GC for the NEBS event, and Smoke ‘Em If You Got ‘Em was the RGC.

Aug 252016
 

The NEBS Board of Directors meeting will be held online this month.

The meeting will be held on WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31 AT 7PM.

More information on how to join the call located in the calendar.

Aug 172016
 

August 6th: The Krazy Days Tailgate contest in Middleborough, MA was won by C.O.S. BBQ, with second going to Boo Boo Qued.

August 14th: The Best BBQ Chef KCBS contest in New London, CT saw Four Smoking Guys take the GC, and Rhode Hog BBQ was the RGC.

Bear’s Smokehouse New England BBQ Championships (Hartford, CT on Sept 3rd and 4th) and the Great Maine BBQ Challenge (Southwest Harbor Maine on Sept 9th-11th) are still looking for teams.   Click on the links to check out the details.


NEBS has added a Junior-Q Contest to the Otter River Cookoff, on August 28, 2017 at the Otter River Sportsman’s Club in Templeton, MA.

Children aged 16 and under are welcome to enter. Entry fee is $10 per person and all entry fees will go back to the kids as prizes.

This will be a single category event, and the category will be Chicken.

Any meat of the chicken will be allowed including, but not limited to: Wings, Breast, Whole Legs, Thighs, Drumsticks, or any combination thereof. Organ meats or gizzards are NOT allowed.
The winner of this contest will receive a free admission to the 2017 World Junior BBQ Championship Cooking Contest in Lake Placid, NY. http://www.ilbbqf.com/

See the events page for entry forms and Cook’s Packet with full details.

 

Aug 122016
 

The following NEBS teams have been invited to the 2016 Jack Daniel’s World Championship Invitational Barbecue:

Can U Smell My Pits BBQ
Good Smoke BBQ
Insane Swine BBQ
Pork Butt Paradise
Q Haven BBQ
Smokin’ Hoggz BBQ
The Basic BBQ Team

In order to qualify, teams had to be Grand Champions of a State Championship, and (for most) be drawn by lottery by Jack Daniels.   Congratulations to all of them, and good luck representing the northeast in Lynchburg.

 

This list includes only teams registered for the NEBS Team of the Year race.  There are some other non-NEBS TOY northeast teams also headed to The Jack.

 

Aug 052016
 

Congratulations to 4:20 Q for their Grand Championship finish at the Great Adirondack BBQ Festival, and Priorville for their RGC.

Coming Up in August:

August 6th: Krazy Days BBQ Cookoff in Middleborough, MA (NEBS Tailgate)

August 6-7th: Camp Collier Summerfest (NEBS social event)

August 13-14th: Best BBQ Chef, New London CT (KCBS)

August 19th-21st: Hudson Valley Ribfest, New Paltz, NY (KCBS, NEBS)

August 28th: Otter River Cookoff, Baldwinville, MA (NEBS Tailgate)

Jul 262016
 

Congratulations to The Basic BBQ Team for winning Smokin’ at the Ballpark in Old Orchard Beach, ME on July 17th and earned themselves a trip to the Jack Daniel’s Invitational.   Smokin’ Hoggz BBQ brought home the Reserve with another great performance.

The Harpoon Barbecue Festival on July 23rd and 24th saw Q-Haven win the KCBS event, with the Reserve Grand going to IQUE.  Greenwitch Que Company won the NEBS event, with the Reserve captured by A Mazie Q.   Congratulations to everyone for great results on a very hot weekend in Windsor, VT.

Jul 102016
 

Congratulations to Insane Swine BBQ for yet another KCBS contest Grand Championship at the Green Mountain BBQ Championship on June 26th, and also to Blazin’ Buttz BBQ for the RGC.   A Mazie Q wrapped up another Grand Championship win for the NEBS contest, with Sweet Breathe taking home the Reserve.

On July 4th at the Lake Placid I Love BBQ and Music Festival, we saw Miller’s Backyard BBQ win the KCBS event again, followed by Old Virginia Smoke with the RGC.  For the NEBS contest, Smokin’ Bulldogs got the gold with a GC, and Good Smoke was on the podium with the Reserve.  Congratulations to everyone that heard their name called.

Coming up next in July:

Smokin’ at the Ballpark, Old Orchard Beach, ME (KCBS)

Brookline Tailgate and BBQ Cookoff, Brookline, NH (NEBS, NEBS Tailgate)

Harpoon BBQ Festival, Windsor, VT (KCBS/NEBS)

Great Adirondack BBQ Festival, Old Forge, NY (KCBS)

Jun 182016
 

Can the Insane Can Posse come to New England and make a mark?  Apparently so.  Congratulations to Shake ‘n Bake for the GC at the Sun BBQ Fest, the Northeast’s own Meat @ Slims for the RGC, and to everything that heard their name called.  Full results here.

Jun 152016
 

The meeting scheduled for June 27, 2016 has been CANCELLED due to conflicts of schedules.

Look for information for the July Meeting to be held on the 25th.

We apologize for any inconvenience.  If you were planning on attending the meeting or have something that needs to be brought before the board, please feel free to email us directly.

Jun 142016
 

SAVE THE DATES AND HELP VOLUNTEER IF YOU CAN!

Every year in addition to making monetary donations to mulitple organizations, NEBS also participates in cooking and serving for many other charitable events.

We have TWO that are quickly approaching and due to conflicts of events,

they still need volunteers! 

If you would like to assist; please let us know! You can contact Kim Stanfield or Andy King for more information.

Veterans Homestead Cook & Serve – June 25

Tyler Ride – July 9th

Jun 052016
 

Congratulations to Smokin’ Hoggz BBQ for taking the GC at the Granite State BBQ Championship and to Pork Butt Paradise for the Reserve Grand.

Coming up in June:

Jun 11-12 Sun BBQ Fest @ Mohegan Sun
Jun 18 Windsor Backyard (unsanctioned) Windsor, VT
Jun 25-26 Green Mountain BBQ @ Waterbury, VT

For details, see: https://www.nebs.org/calendar/

May 312016
 

The 9th annual Roc City Rib Fest in Rochester, NY is a wrap.  Congratulations to Grand Champion Insane Swine BBQ for their second win in a row.  Last year’s GC winner Old Virginia Smoke came back to grab the Reserve.

Chuck and Dad’s Barbecue took home the title for the World Bacon Championships, and Two Smoking Guys NY brought back the Reserve.   Chuck and Dad’s also won the Roc City Rib Cookoff, just ahead of Priorville in the number 2 spot.

Finally, a shout out to Rebel Yell 2.0 for their Kid’s Que victory.

 

May 272016
 

The first Salt City BBQ Festival is in the books! Congratulations to The Basic BBQ team on the Grand Championship and Good Smoke BBQ on the Reserve. They drew 32 teams for this contest, pretty good for this first year event in Syracuse, NY.

May 082016
 

The teams got down and dirty in the mud at Smoke in the Valley in Green RainLane, PA on May 6th and 7th.   Finn’s Finest BBQ won the Grand Championship and The BBQ Guru was the Reserve Champion.  Brand new NEBS members Tom Tom Bob A Que won the Chef’s Choice and Dessert categories, with the Little Creek Bar A Que Company and Smokin’ Hoggz BBQ right behind them.  Congratulations to everyone that survived the mud and got home safely. For the full results, look here.