Blue and Gold Cook Off

April 1, 2022 - April 2, 2022
Free Jackpot for fajitas

Contest Details

Blue and Gold Cook Off
IBCA Contest Number: 2022-1445

Willacy Housing Authority
Raymondville, TX 78580
Head Judge: Josh Kovar
Tray Pickup: 5:00 pm
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

Beef Fajitas 7:30pm

Saturday Ancillaries

Contact and Registration

Contact: Carol Garza


Entry Fee: 200

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Josh Kovar
Number of Teams: 16

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

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Grand Champion

Jerry Cardenas / Loaded Smoke

Reserve Grand Champion

Steve Shamlian / Team SAS

Brisket: Jerry Cardenas / Loaded Smoke
Chicken: Jerry Cardenas / Loaded Smoke
Pork Spare Ribs: Jerry Cardenas / Loaded Smoke


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Jerry CardenasLoaded Smoke526.82
2Steve ShamlianTeam SAS493.62
3Roland RuizKill It & Grill It BBQ Team487.06
4Liz ShamlianHotMes!486.68
5Carlos GuerraSmokin’ Dirty479.16
6Candace KovarPHAT KOW’S475.44
7Joseph GonzalezJAG's BBQ473.78
8Valdo ZamoraRed Wood Smokers448.56
9Richard HernandezSTOK Cookers448.4


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Jerry CardenasLoaded Smoke167.08
2Carlos GuerraSmokin’ Dirty164.12
3Roland RuizKill It & Grill It BBQ Team162.54
4Steve ShamlianTeam SAS161.86
5Liz ShamlianHotMes!161.66
6Joseph GonzalezJAG's BBQ155.94
7Abel PerezSmokers Anonymous BBQ153.6
8Candace KovarPHAT KOW’S149.88
9Henry De La PazDLP Cooking Team143.4

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Jerry CardenasLoaded Smoke182.8
2Steve ShamlianTeam SAS179.48
3Roland RuizKill It & Grill It BBQ Team172.02
4Joseph GonzalezJAG's BBQ167.42
5Ashley GonzalezMs. JAG BBQ158.74
6Valdo ZamoraRed Wood Smokers158.14
7Candace KovarPHAT KOW’S157.56
8Liz ShamlianHotMes!156.6
9Carlos GuerraSmokin’ Dirty147.96
10Henry De La PazDLP Cooking Team142.94


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Jerry CardenasLoaded Smoke176.94
2Liz ShamlianHotMes!168.42
3Richard HernandezSTOK Cookers168.34
4Candace KovarPHAT KOW’S168.0
5Carlos GuerraSmokin’ Dirty167.08
7Valdo ZamoraRed Wood Smokers161.94
8Roland RuizKill It & Grill It BBQ Team152.5
9Steve ShamlianTeam SAS152.28
10Joseph GonzalezJAG's BBQ150.42


Beef Fajitas

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Richard HernandezSTOK Cookers