CBS Sports Spectacular fires up BBQ with 'The Ultimate Barbecue Showdown'by jmaloni
CBS Sports Spectacular presents "The Ultimate Barbecue Showdown" on Saturday, May 28 (2 p.m., ET; taped April 2), from outside Reliant Stadium in Houston during the 2011 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Final Four. "The Ultimate Barbecue Showdown" has a host, four competitors and three judges, and adheres to KCBS (Kansas City BBQ Society) rules.
Competitors include world famous chefs Myron Mixon, Tuffy Stone, Moe Cason and Bubba Latimar. Judges include Chris Lilly, Ray "Dr. BBQ" Lampe and Mike Lake.
Only the cooks and their crews, the host and judges, are allowed in the kitchen. During the show, the competitors explain their process and methods in a clear and concrete fashion that every amateur barbecue cook understands, with practical tips sure to improve viewers' results the very next time they saddle up to their backyard grills.