2021 BEST IN AREA GRILLING COMPETITION WINNERS

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PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD
NOSH SCRATCH KITCHEN

NOSH Scratch Kitchen won the People's Choice Award for the Best in Area Grilling Competition this year down at the Big Muddy Brew 'n Que in Levee Park over Labor Day Weekend. NOSH partnered The Winona Family YMCA to serve their food and won over the crowd over with their Pork Belly Burnt Ends (served with collard green and bacon coulis, cornbread croutons, and dehydrated black bean powder).

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MAIN STREETJUDGE'S AWARD
HEIRLOOM SEASONAL BISTRO

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Heirloom Seasonal Bistro won the Main Street Judge's Award for the Best in Area Grilling Competition this year! Heirloom partnered Hiawatha Valley Mental Health Center and won over the judge's hearts with their Southwest BBQ Truff Mac (smoked pork, Wisconsin cheddar, truff hot sauce, smoked corn, and sourdough breadcrumbs).

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2021's judges were Winona Mayor Scott Sherman, Winona City Council Member Michelle Alexander, Leighton Broadcasting's Gabe Glidden, and Midwest Metal Products' Tracy Mueller.

Please join us in congratulating two of downtown Winona's newest restaurants, NOSH Scratch Kitchen and Heirloom Seasonal Bistro, not only on their delicious food and new titles, but on their new establishments in our beautiful downtown!

2017 WINNING TEAMS

PROFESSIONAL SERIES BBQ WINNERS:
GRAND CHAMPION: T & A BBQ
RESERVE CHAMPION: TRUE SMOKE BBQ
3RD PLACE OVERALL: IT'S BBQ TIME
4TH PLACE OVERALL: WHITEWATER BBQ COMPANY
5TH PLACE OVERALL: THE DOCFATHER BBQ
CHICKEN
1ST PLACE: SECOND HAND SMOKE SLV
2ND PLACE: WHITEWATER BBQ COMPANY
3RD PLACE: B-S BBQ OUTLAWS
4TH PLACE: T & A BBQ
5TH PLACE: TRUE SMOKE BBQ
PORK RIBS
1ST PLACE: THE DOCFATHER BBQ
2ND PLACE: IT'S BBQ TIME
3RD PLACE: HOT DADDY'S BBQ
4TH PLACE: TRUE SMOKE BBQ
5TH PLACE: MONSTERS OF THE RIBWAY
PORK
1ST PLACE: SWAMPVIEW BBQ
2ND PLACE: DOWNHOME COOKIN & BBQ
3RD PLACE: B-S BBQ OUTLAWS
4TH PLACE: EGGSPERT BBQ
5TH PLACE: THE SMOKING PIGS
BRISKET
1ST PLACE: T & A BBQ
2ND PLACE: IT'S BBQ TIME
3RD PLACE: ALL AROUND PIGTAILS
4TH PLACE: WHITEWATER BBQ COMPANY
5TH PLACE: HAPPY PIG BBQ
 
BEST IN AREA BBQ WINNERS:
1ST PLACE - BEEDLES BAR & RESTAURANT
2ND PLACE - KENSINGTON CAFE
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2017 Competing Teams
 

Happy Pig BBQ, Phoenix BBQ, T&A BBQ, True Smoke BBQ, Southern Smoke & Chrome, It's BBQ Time, Hot Daddy's BBQ, Downhome Cooking & BBQ, Smokehouse Garage, All Around Pig Tails Pork, Monsters of the Ribway, Whitewater BBQ, Swampview BBQ, 2 Case BBQ, Black Dog BBQ, The Smoking Pigs, Tony and his Smoken' Wives, Eggspert BBQ, You Que'd Me All Night Long, The Docfather BBQ, Secondhand Smoke

2016 WINNING TEAMS

BEST IN AREA BBQ WINNERS:
1ST PLACE - SMOKE & CHROME BBQ
2ND PLACE - HYVEE OF WINONA
3RD PLACE - BEEDLES BAR & RESTAURANT
PROFESSIONAL SERIES BBQ WINNERS:
GRAND CHAMPION: EGGSPERT BBQ
RESERVE CHAMPION: GOTHIC TOWN GRILLERS
3RD PLACE OVERALL: TRUE SMOKE BBQ
CHICKEN
1ST PLACE: HAPPY PIG BBQ
2ND PLACE: TRUE SMOKE BBQ
3RD PLACE: SECOND STRING BBQ
PORK
1ST PLACE: EGGSPERT BBQ
2ND PLACE: GOTHIC TOWN GRILLERS
3RD PLACE: 2 CASE BBQ
RIBS
1ST PLACE: 2 CASE BBQ
2ND PLACE: BOTTOMS UP IOWA
3RD PLACE: GOTHIC TOWN GRILLERS
BRISKET
1ST PLACE: BLACK DOG BBQ
2ND PLACE: EGGSPERT BBQ
3RD PLACE: TRUE SMOKE BBQ
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