Archive | GrillGrrrl Adventures

“The Que” Event at South Beach Wine and Food Fest, plus, A Festival Guide for Newbies

Just like a motorcyclist’s mecca is Daytona Bike Week, The South Beach Wine and Food Fest is a festival for serious foodies. South Beach Wine and Food Festival, hereafter referred to as #SOBEWFF is the 2nd weekend of February, a tropical reprieve in the heart of winter that draws people South Beach for 4 days […]

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4th of July Grilling Tips and Yummy Grilling Recipes at the #CheeseChatter Twitter Party on 6/27: 8pm EST

Hey guys! One of the biggest grilling holidays of the year, the 4th of July, is just around the corner and I’m hosting a Twitter party this Thursday, along with my friends at Land O Lakes and their Test Kitchen Expert, Samantha, to answer all of your juicy grilling questions! We’ll be sharing recipes to […]

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Congrats to Sweet Swine O Mine BBQ Team for Winning Grand Champion: Memphis In May 2013

I’m feeling really proud of my good friend and GrillGrrrl contributor, Blake Marcum, whose team won Grand Champion of Memphis In May World Championship Cooking Competition. FYI, this is the Superbowl of Swine, and being named “Grand Champion” means you are the overall winner, having the highest overall score from the judges. Another big shoutout […]

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Memphis in May, Too Sauced To Pork BBQ Team, Memphis in May, BBQ competition, The Shed BBQ, Danish National BBQ Team

Off To Memphis In May- World Championship BBQ Cooking Contest

I’m writing this from Memphis as I’m here for my annual Father-Daughter bonding trip as we compete on the “Too Sauced to Pork Team”. Watch for live tweets from my twitter handle @grillgrrl and instagram’s “GrillGrrrl” for all things #Pork, Competition BBQ and life on the river at Tom Lee Park the next few days. I’ll […]

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Melissa Cookstoon, Yazoo's delta q, kingsford Invitational

Melissa Cookston and Yazoo’s Delta Q Win the First Annual Kingsford Invitational

It’s been a busy couple of weeks ya’ll! I just got back from the Kingsford Invitational to watch the best in BBQ duke it out for $50k at the Kingsford Invitational in Belle, Missouri- right next to one of Kingsford’s own charcoal plants. As this is the first year of the Kingsford Invitational, here’s a […]

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