FACT: There's been an 18% increase in contest participation by members in the past year    
FACT: 64% of KCBS members own three or more grills/smokers    
FACT: 70% of our members grill-out/cook BBQ more than 25 times per year    
FACT: 56% of Americans report having a smartphone, 77% of KCBS members do    
FACT: 70% of KCBS members use Facebook    
FACT: 55% of members choose charcoal when cooking for leisure    
FACT: 23% of KCBS members work in the food service industry as a restauranteur or caterer    
FACT: Learning from friends, family and at competitions is the best way to improve cooking skills    
Joining KCBS has its privileges!
  • The official KCBS monthly newsletter, "The Bullsheet"
  • Save $5 when you buy 3 bags of Adirondack Grilling Pellets
  • Access KCBS Preferred Rates at Choice Hotels
  • 10% off all Creekstone Farms® products
  • 10% off any ICEHOLE Cooler or the option to customize your ICEHOLE Cooler with your team or KCBS logo for $50.00.
  • 15% off your total order from Papa Tony's seasonings and ribs.
  • One-day shopping pass at any Restaurant Depot location when you present your KCBS membership card.
  • 20% off your total order from Sadler's Smokehouse online store.
  • $0.50 off TABASCO Chipotle or any pepper sauce flavor!
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KCBS Team Bios


Year Started: 2008

Team Bio:
Daryl Zerr - Team Captain Heather Zerr Darrin Herl Dan Godek

Hometown: Grainfield
State/Province: KS
Country: US

Most wins in a year: Three Grand Championships

Biggest Wins: Cruise, Shoes & BBQs (2009) Grainfield, KS - Grand Champion After Harvest Fest (2009, 2011, 2012) Grinnell, KS - Grand Champion Cookin at the Cottonwood (2009, 2010) Studley, KS - Grand Champion Cruise, Shoes & BBQs (2010, 2011, 2012) Grainfield, KS - Reserve Champion Blues, BBQs & Bargains (2010) Hays, KS - 1st Place Ribs Sky's the Limit (2010) Garden City, KS - 1st Place Petite Tender Kansas Winter Q (2011) Great Bend, KS - 2nd Place Brisket, 7th Overall

Sponsors: Zerr Construction - Grainfield, KS Harvest Market - Grainfield, KS Harvest Spirit - Grainfield, KS Anheuser Busch Corporation Old Charter Bourbon Whiskey Jim Beam Bourbon Whiskey

Website: http://LoveSmallTownAmerica.com


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