1st Annual Smokin' Summer BBQ Cookoff

June 9, 2023 - June 10, 2023

Contest Details

1st Annual Smokin' Summer BBQ Cookoff
IBCA Contest Number: 2023-231

1026 S 8th St
La Porte, TX 77571
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Jenn Leigh
Tray Pickup: 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Friday
Additional Tray Pickup: 9:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M. Saturday
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 7:00 P.M.

Turn in times / Schedule
12:00 Chicken
1:30 Pork Spare Ribs
3:00 Brisket


100% Payout

Meats to be Cooked

Half Chicken 1 Fully Jointed Chicken Half (Complete with wing, breast, thigh and leg.)
Pork Spare Ribs (Required: 8 Individual Pork Spare Ribs)
Brisket (Required: 8 Full Slices)

Friday Ancillaries

Saturday Ancillaries

Chefs Choice 25.00 11:00 A.M.

Contact and Registration

Contact: Raynaldo Urbano Jr


Entry Fee: 200.00

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Jenn Leigh
Number of Teams: 22

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Ed Foster / 9 Finger Q

Reserve Grand Champion

Ed Aguirre / Chop Em Up

Brisket: Shawn Moore / Chase-N-Moore Smoke
Chicken: Ed Aguirre / Chop Em Up
Pork Spare Ribs: Ed Aguirre / Chop Em Up


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Ed Foster9 Finger Q551.74
2Ed AguirreChop Em Up547.8
3Anthony Arredondo2nd 2 None536.52
4Caleb WardenKickin Kajun Smokehouse532.94
5Shawn MooreChase-N-Moore Smoke532.94
6Louie CortezShut Em Down Cookers523.92
7Jeff ClarkDrunken Llamas BBQ520.88
8Anthony CutaiaLite Em' Up Cookers511.74
9Eric QuezadaKinfolk Cookers510.74
10Paul FloresNut’n But Smoke Kookers504.74


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Ed AguirreChop Em Up198.68
2Ed Foster9 Finger Que198.6
3Anthony Arredondo2nd 2 None188.66
4Eric QuezadaKinfolk Cookers184.6
5Jeff ClarkDrunken Llamas182.0
6Max ZapataMagnolia Tejano Cookers181.48
7Caleb WardenKicken Kajun Smokehouse180.06
8Anthony CutaiaLite Em' Up Cookers178.54
9James LozanoWhere Ya At Cookers173.08
10Louie CortezShut Em Down Cookers170.4

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Ed AguirreChop Em Up188.4
2Ed Foster9 Finger Que183.14
3Shawn MooreChase-N-Moore Smoke179.68
4Louie CortezShut Em Down Cookers175.34
5Tim GomezRollin Smoke Cookers174.82
6Eric QuezadaKinfolk Cookers171.4
7Jeff ClarkDrunken Llamas171.34
8Paul FloresNut’n But Smoke Kookers168.94
9Caleb WardenKicken Kajun Smokehouse168.02
10Anthony Arredondo2nd 2 None167.34


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Shawn MooreChase-N-Moore Smoke206.2
2Caleb WardenKicken Kajun Smokehouse184.86
3Anthony Arredondo2nd 2 None180.52
4Louie CortezShut Em Down Cookers178.18
5Anthony CutaiaLite Em' Up Cookers178.18
6Raul Rios Jr.Loz Big Time Smokerz171.8
7Ed Foster9 Finger Que170.0
8Paul FloresNut’n But Smoke Kookers168.94
9Chris GonzalesGNG Cookers168.74
10Jeff ClarkDrunken Llamas167.54