Thursday, February 19, 2009

The Event Schedule - 2009

6:00 AM: Gates open and meat inspection begins
7:00 AM: Cook’s breakfast of Brooklyn bagels, cream cheese, coffee, tea, etc.
8:00 AM: Cook’s meeting in the school cafeteria. A representative of each team must be present.
8:00 AM: All vehicles must be removed from the contest site.
11:00 AM: Judge’s meeting in the school cafeteria.
12:00 PM: Chicken Breast turn-in
12:45 PM: Fish turn-in
1:00 PM: People’s Choice Chili Smack-down contest opens (Chili contest is optional.)
1:30 PM: Pork turn-in
2:15 PM: Chef’s Choice turn-in
4:00 PM: People’s Choice Chili Smack-down contest voting ends.
4:30 PM: Award Ceremony.

Grilin On The Bay 2009 Annoucement

Grillin' On The Bay 2009
To benefit St. Mark School Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn
Sanctioned by The New England Barbeque Society
Sponsored by RUB BBQ and Butternuts Beer and Ale
Saturday April 4, 2009

Corner of East 18th Street and Avenue Z, Sheepshead Bay Brooklyn
Four Grilling Categories: Chicken Breast, Fish, Pork and Chef's Choice
$75 to $125 to Enter - Cash and Fabulous Prizes
The Brooklyn Chili Smack Down
People's Choice Chili Contest
Any type of Chili you want to make.
You call it Chili - WE call it Chili

Free to Enter
$100 to the winner!

For the non-competitors out there..

$10 All the Chili you can eat - Till it runs out!
Food Available starting at Noon
Chili Tasting begins at 1:00PM
Awards at 4:30

BBQ, Beer, non-alcoholic beverages and other food stuff available for purchase!

For more information: Email BrooklynQ or call 917-763-5062
This contest is not affiliated with the Kansas City Barbeque Society or any Chili Contest Sanctioning body.

The Grilling Teams

Updated Team List as of March 31 - We can still fit a few more! Get your application in today!
  • Smoke In Da Eye - Defending Champion!
  • Purple Turtle Caterers - Returning Champions from the first Grillin' On The Bay.
  • Beer Belly Porkers
  • iQue featuring Andy O. C. Husbands of the award winning Tremont647
  • Ribs Within
  • King's County BBQ Truck
  • Josh Ozersky of the Feedbag formerly of Grub Street with a special guest
  • Wildwood BBQ featuring Big Lou Elrose with Robbie Richter, former Pitmaster of Hill Country
  • Moose's Mayhem
  • Atom's Ribs featuring Matt Fisher, former Pitmaster of Wildwood BBQ NYC
  • Team Agave
  • Ma's Cue Crew
  • Transformer BBQ
  • Smoke On The Water
  • Porkaholics
  • Rb's BBQ
  • Pearl Lee Q's
  • Eat A Donut

I Want To Eat!

Can I eat my fill of award winning barbecue?


There will be barbecue, beer, non-alcoholic beverages Chili and other foods available to the general public.

Food Will Be Available starting at Noon.

Chili Tastings Begin at 1:00 PM

Awards Ceremony at 4:20 PM

Chili is $10 per person - all you can eat of our contestant's chili, until it runs out.
You also get to vote for the winning chili!

Barbecue, beer, other beverages and food items must be purchased separately.

All monies raised will go to St.Mark School.

Grillin' Contest Rules

So how do I do this?
Here's the Rules for the 2009 Grillin' Contest!
Grilling Rules

Grillin' Contest Cook's Information

OK? You want to cook at the Grillin' Contest?

See you there!

Judging Information

I want to judge!

Click Here for the Judge's Application
The Judge's Information Packet

Thank you for your support!

The Brooklyn Chili Smackdown

I don't care about
all that grilling stuff -

I want to make Chili!

OK, Here's the information for all you Chiliheads out there..

Brooklyn Chili Smackdown Rules and Information
Brooklyn Chili Smackdown Registration Form

See you there!

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Bacon Takedown

Our friend Matt Timms is hosting the first Bacon Takedown. 30 Teams competing. 30 different versions of bacon. C'mon out and taste the goodness.