Spice Your Life Rub Your Meat BBQ
HEAD COOK: Michael Hogan
COMPETITION: Bacon World Championship
My full time job is a Safety Consultant and CPR Instructor for The Cure Safety in Omaha, NE. I am a Certified American Heart CPR and First Aid Instructor and also a Certified American Red Cross First Aid and CPR Instructor
My Mother was my first Culinary Instructor when I was 12, leaving detailed instructions on how to prepare dinner while she and my Dad were at work. At age 16 started working at Big Boy Restaurants and then followed my Manager to Brandeis and Younkers Catering and Food Service.
Currently the Chief Cook for the Competition Team, Spice Your Life Rub Your Meat. I am a Certified Barbeque Judge and a former Board Member of The Greater Omaha Barbeque Society. I love watching food shows and then doing my own take on the dish.
I do cooking cooking classes once a month at Fireplace Stone and Patio of Nebraska. I also do cooking classes at the local Savory Spice Shop.
This will be the 3rd year in row at WFC competing in the Bacon Category. I have met a lot of great people and made some awesome friends at WFC and each year learn something new. Looking forward to going back to Orange Beach once again.