Freedom Is Not Free Cook Off

April 23, 2021 - April 24, 2021

Contest Details

Freedom Is Not Free Cook Off
3670 W US Hwy 377
Granbury, TX 76048
Head Judge: Walker
Tray Pickup:
Cooks Meeting: at

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


80% payback

Meats to be Cooked

Half Chicken 2 Fully Jointed Chicken Halves (Complete with wing, breast, thigh and leg.)
Pork Spare Ribs (Required: 9 Individual Pork Spare Ribs)
Brisket (Required: 9 Full Slices)

Friday Ancillaries

Steak $50.00 8:00

Saturday Ancillaries

Beans $20.00 11:00

Contact and Registration

Contact: John Joffrion


Entry Fee: 150.00

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Walker
Number of Teams: 36

Grand Champion

Ricky Bocanegra / We Dem Boyz bbq

Reserve Grand Champion

Ed Faulder / Big Ed BBQ

Brisket: Bryan K Parker / Old Three Hundred
Chicken: Michelle Wade / Nothin' Fancy
Pork Spare Ribs: Ed Faulder / Big Ed BBQ


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Ricky BocanegraWe Dem Boyz bbq17
2Ed FaulderBig Ed BBQ17
3Kyle Clemmons287 Smokers14
4James DodsonLimpBrizkit BBQ14
5Michelle WadeNothin' Fancy13
6Bryan K ParkerOld Three Hundred10
7Tommy SmithBent Nail BBQ10
8Donna PipesSmokin' Pipes 29
9Jason McCartySide Piece BBQ9
10Steven PowellUgly Drum Smokers Texas8


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Michelle WadeNothin' Fancy10
2Jason McCartySide Piece BBQ9
3Ricky BocanegraWe Dem Boyz bbq8
4Ron FergusonBlue Goose BBQ7
5Kyle Clemmons287 Smokers6
6Ed FaulderBig Ed BBQ5
7Ryan NewtonCrazy Rae's4
8Chris WilliamsTandC BBQ3
9Mark PughM&M BBQ2
10Kevin CruickshankPressed Ham BBQ1

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Ed FaulderBig Ed BBQ10
2Donna PipesSmokin' Pipes 29
3James DodsonLimpBrizkit BBQ8
4Gene PipesSmokin Pipes BBQ7
5Steve CumbieRafter C Barbecue6
6Tommy SmithBent Nail BBQ5
7Chris WilliamsTandC BBQ4
8Michelle WadeNothin' Fancy3
9Josh EubankEubanks BBQ2
10Kyle Clemmons287 Smokers1


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Bryan K ParkerOld Three Hundred10
2Ricky BocanegraWe Dem Boyz bbq9
3Steven PowellUgly Drum Smokers Texas8
4Kyle Clemmons287 Smokers7
5James DodsonLimpBrizkit BBQ6
6Tommy SmithBent Nail BBQ5
7Merrick HagerSmokin Raiders4
8JOE BOXBig Wood Bbq3
9Ed FaulderBig Ed BBQ2
10Gene PruettOne Slice at a Time1



PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Randy BurkhartRockin R BBQ0
2Bryan K ParkerOld Three Hundred0
3Ed FaulderBig Ed BBQ0
4Melinda BurkhartRocking R 20
5Chris StewartVFW0
6Royce ZatopekBUDZ BBQ0
7Tammy CooperRedneck BBQ0
8Rachel HarbinTriple B's0
9Betty JosephBent Nail 20
10Michele WadeNuthin Fancy0


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Bryan K ParkerOld Three Hundred0
2Curtis AlmondNut House BBQ0
3James DodsonLimpBrizkit BBQ0
4Bryan K ParkerOld Three Hundred0
5Tommy SmithBent Nail BBQ0
6Tommy SmithBent Nail BBQ0
7John BeldowskiJohn's Steaks0
8Paul LilesSmokin n Jokin0
9JOE BOXBig Wood Bbq0
10Ryan NewtonCrazy Rae's0