Blues Brews & BBQ

October 27, 2023 - October 28, 2023

Contest Details

Blues Brews & BBQ
IBCA Contest Number: 2024-73

Lake Madison
1215 East Collard Street
Madisonville, TX 77864
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Jenn Leigh
Tray Pickup: 4pm-6pm
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 6:30pm

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



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

Margaritas 10
Bloody Mary 10
Chefs open 25

Saturday Ancillaries

Beans 25

Contact and Registration

Contact: Michael Bellard


Entry Fee: 175

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Jenn Leigh
Number of Teams: 18

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Michael Dobijanski / Coastline Cookers

Reserve Grand Champion

Darrin Thumann / Lucky 7 bbq

Brisket: Darrin Thumann / Lucky 7 bbq
Chicken: Michael Dobijanski / Coastline Cookers
Pork Spare Ribs: Lance Muzyka / Muzyka & Sons’ BBQ


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Michael DobijanskiCoastline Cookers558.32
2Darrin ThumannLucky 7 bbq542.12
3Jimmie HammondShiner Park Smokers527.48
4Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ524.42
5Lance MuzykaMuzyka & Sons’ BBQ520.24
6Donald ConwayCome and Cook It517.5
7Mike GomezMike’s Q516.56
8Mickey LangLang’s Bad To The Bone BBQ515.04
9Tom ClarkeJC's Good Ol' Boys511.9
10Kenneth SteeleTexas Legends BBQ507.54


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Michael DobijanskiCoastline Cookers182.06
2Jimmie HammondShiner Park Smokers180.96
3Donald ConwayCome and Cook It179.54
4Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ178.08
5Lance MuzykaMuzyka & Sons’ BBQ174.0
6Darrin ThumannLucky 7 bbq172.38
7Mickey LangLang’s Bad To The Bone BBQ167.34
8Mike GomezMike’s Q166.12
9Tom ClarkeJC's Good Ol' Boys164.8
10Kenneth SteeleTexas Legends BBQ163.26

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Lance MuzykaMuzyka & Sons’ BBQ197.74
2Michael DobijanskiCoastline Cookers192.96
3Jimmie HammondShiner Park Smokers190.16
4Harmon EzellNormangee Misfits187.32
5Michael Kimich2 Hot 2 Handle181.62
6Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ179.74
7Darrin ThumannLucky 7 bbq178.14
8Tom ClarkeJC's Good Ol' Boys176.16
9Mike GomezMike’s Q171.88
10Kenneth SteeleTexas Legends BBQ168.66


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Darrin ThumannLucky 7 bbq191.6
2Neil DeckerBackyard Cookers188.42
3Mickey LangLang’s Bad To The Bone BBQ186.22
4Michael DobijanskiCoastline Cookers183.3
5Mike GomezMike’s Q178.56
6Donald ConwayCome and Cook It176.68
7Kenneth SteeleTexas Legends BBQ175.62
8Tom ClarkeJC's Good Ol' Boys170.94
9Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ166.6
10Michael Kimich2 Hot 2 Handle163.38



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ183.22
2Michael Bellard4B'S BBQ & Catering178.2
3Denise AhrlettCool Beans168.32
4Jimmie HammondShiner Park Smokers154.64
5Donald ConwayCome and Cook It153.04
6Darrin ThumannLucky 7 bbq146.82
7Michael DobijanskiCoastline Cookers144.44
8Harmon EzellNormangee Misfits135.88
9Tim RushingCharlies Used Cookers132.62
10Michael Kimich2 Hot 2 Handle129.16

Bloody Mary

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Tim RushingCharlies Used Cookers177.12
2Kenneth SteeleTexas Legends BBQ173.2
3Donald ConwayCome and Cook It155.68

Chefs open

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Harmon EzellNormangee Misfits191.34
2Michael Kimich2 Hot 2 Handle189.0
3Darrin ThumannLucky 7 bbq186.4
4Donald ConwayCome and Cook It167.54
5Michael Bellard4B'S BBQ & Catering160.72


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Rita MarczewskiBet Yur Ash BBQ178.54
2Donald ConwayCome and Cook It170.0