Results Are In for Kannapolis' 2017 Jiggy with the Piggy BBQ Competition
May 08, 2017 01:49PM ● Published by Melanie Heisinger
Wolf’s Revenge BBQ, Grand Champion
100 judges from 7 states chose the winners based on taste, appearance and tenderness.
Wolf’s Revenge was named the Grand Champion of the event and won $2,000. The Reserve Champion is Muttley Crew BBQ and they took home $1,500. Highest Finish for a Cabarrus/Rowan County Team was Rockwell Smokehouse BBQ of Rockwell, NC.
The Top Five is listed below:
Grand Champion: Wolf’s Revenge BBQ of Henrico, VA
Reserve Champion: Muttley Crew BBQ of Apex, NC
3rd – McAdoo Heights BBQ of Greensboro, NC
4th – Speaks for Itself of Kings Mountain, NC
5th – Hickory Barbeque Company of Shelby, NC
First Place Chicken – Southern Q of Zebulon, NC
First Place Pork Ribs – Baloney Joes of Mooresville, NC
First Place Pork – Redneck Scientific of Clayton, NC
First Place Brisket – McAdoo Heights BBQ of Greensboro, NC
Other Competitive Events of the Festival including the People’s Choice Wing Contest and the People’s Choice Pork Contest. The winners for both of these events are listed below.
People’s Choice Wing Contest
Second Place – Butts r Us of Waxhaw, NC (Pan 42)
Third Place – Carolina Que of Concord, NC (Pan 50)
First Place in the Restaurant Category – Sunshine Asian Cuisine of Kannapolis, NC (Pan 24)
Second Place in the Restaurant Category – Main Street Pizza of Kannapolis, NC (Pan 9)
People’s Choice Pork Contest
2nd Place – EB’s BBQ of Charlotte, NC (Pan 2)
3rd Place – Elite BBQ Smokers of Conway, SC (Pan 25)
Dessert CompetitionFirst Place Appearance – Kickin Ash of Kannapolis, NC
First Place Taste – Palmetto Pitmasters of Moore, SC
Content courtesy of the Jiggy with the Piggy Press Release.