For all the food experts out here, this is a must read!! In the early 70’s, the commerce department of Memphis Area (Non-profit organization) created list of plans for the festival as a promotional umbrella for number of events. It included Cotton Carnival, the Danny Thomas Golf Classic etc. The World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest was introduced in the year 1978 at Tom Lee Park. This included 20 teams and prize money of $1,000. The event has earned the title of “Super Bowl of Swine”.
The 38 years old organization which had a modest budget of $52,000 has become popular all over the world with the budget of 7.0 million dollars. This is one of the most North America’s leading festivals. This year, the event starts from May 15 to May 17, 2014. So friends are you ready for the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest, Panama??
Get some classic barbeque recipes out here. Just have a look!!
Top 5 Non-vegetarian Barbecue Recipes
1. Filipino BBQ Pork Kabobs
Did you know that by the thickness of the meat, you can judge for how long you have to marinade the pork?? Sweet and fruity marinade works great with pork. We’ve got number of marinated sauces as well in the coming blog. You can have a look at our sweet and sour pork with pineapple.
2. Salmon Grilled in Foil Recipe
The incredibly tender salmon fish is super delicious when grilled or barbequed in it’s own juices. We can use the onion and tomato curry mix over it to balance the flavor of fresh salmon and relish it with French fries.
3. Barbeque Jack Chicken Recipe
The best way to use chicken breast and enjoy it to the fullest is to baste it with pepper Jack cheese. Pepper Jack cheese has spicy, delicate and buttery flavor that blends very well with the meat. Serve with baked beans. Relish these simple grilled chicken breasts!!
4. Grilled Shrimp Tacos with Avocado Salsa
Going for a picnic or hosting a summer dinner party?? Save your grilling time. This recipe has long list of ingredients but rates among the top finger foods and is quick and easy to prepare. Try the heavenly tacos with ultra spicy grilled shrimps. Your kids are gonna love it!!
5. Barbecue Boneless Beef Short Ribs
While barbecuing beef, make it a point to use short ribs. Again a sweet and spicy rub would be great combo. Smoky chipotle barbecue sauce will add on to to the party mood. If the meat starts to fall almost from the bones, this means our grill is ready to be served. Serve with corn salad and herbs. Enjoy!!
Best of luck for World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest!!