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: 2010

Team Bio:
Got started by joining my good friend Jeff Cooper with "Whiskey River BBQ". That was all it took. A year later Swine and Dine was born.

Hometown: Huntsville
State/Province: AL
Country: US

Most wins in a year:

Biggest Wins: 2010 Locust Grove "Peoples Choice " Pulled Pork 2012 Gurley Rec Center BBQ Festival 4th Place Ribs 2012 Elkmont Smoking Railroad Street 6th place Ribs 2012 Locust Grove 3rd Place Chicken 2012 Locust Grove Peoples Choice "Pulled Pork" 2014 WhistleStop BBQ 2nd Chicken 2014 WhistleStop BBQ 2nd Overall 2015 WhistleStop BBQ 6 pl ribs 2016 WhistleStop BBQ 8 pl overall 2017 WhistleStop BBQ 1st place Ribs, 2017 WhistleStop BBQ 2nd Place Overall 2018 WhistleStop BBQ 4th Place Chicken 2018 WhistleStop BBQ 3rd Place Overall



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