My 1st KCBS competition ribs turn in box PICS

Discussion in 'Pork' started by colorado shawn, Sep 7, 2011.

  1. This is what I turned in for my first competition in ribs on Sunday.

    I was happy with the final product :)

    I only tasted on of 'em but they were very tasty. I did a combo of my own rub, and Slap Yo Daddy Hot rub, along with my own sauce and some honey butter glaze. Cooked on a Weber Smokey Mountain for about 6 hours with Hickory and some spritzing with apple juice.

    I did receive a few 9's in appearance and flavor from some judges. No scores below 7 from any judges.  Overall very excited for my first competition with just myself and no experience other than the back yard. Didn't finish first but didn't finish last either.  Finished 20th out of 50 teams the with this box of ribs :)

    Thankfully I did two racks as a precaution because one of them got burned on the bottom during the foiling process yikes.  The second rack was perfecto, just the way I like them.

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  3. bcfishman

    bcfishman Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Way to go!

    Good to see a guy getting after it with family in tow!

    Keep up the good work.
     
  4. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    They sure look like winning ribs to me!

    Congrats on your first comp!
     
  5. roller

    roller Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    They sure look good....throw that pup a bone...lol
     
  6. That's some great looking ribs, congrats!
     
  7. bearcarver

    bearcarver Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    They look mighty tasty from here, Shawn!!

    Cute little helper too!!!

    And on the other side------Did you steal MiamiRick's Pup???  [​IMG]

    Bear
     
  8. sunman76

    sunman76 Master of the Pit

    looks good congrats on the competition
     
  9. rowdyrawhide

    rowdyrawhide Smoking Fanatic Group Lead

    If I finished in the top half in my first comp i'd be tickled ribless.
     
  10. tyotrain

    tyotrain Master of the Pit

    great job.. they looked tasty
     
  11. so ms smoker

    so ms smoker Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member

      Good looking ribs. Congrats on finishing in the top half on your first try!

    Mike
     
  12. realtorterry

    realtorterry Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Fantastic [​IMG]
     
  13. flareside92

    flareside92 Smoke Blower

    Congrats on your first comp! Nice looking ribs for sure!
     
  14. ecto1

    ecto1 Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member

    Looks good to me!!
     
  15. raymo76

    raymo76 Smoking Fanatic

    Good job man, congrats on the competition I bet it was fun. Are you addicted now?
     
  16. Thanks everybody for the kind words of encouragement.  It was fun, but definitely a lot of work for a one man show... I will definitely  do another event, but not until next year.

    I learned a lot an met some cool people... ate some great BBQ too.  
     

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