We're excited to see the field of competitors who have already won their golden ticket and registered to compete at the 2023 World Food Championships. And we are always proud to announce our special guests and celebrity judges participating in our judging events across the nation - we're sure the championship food certainly helps! Best of luck to our 2023 competitors!
Sheats Smoked Meats
HEAD COOK: Derek Sheats
COMPETITION: World Barbecue Championship
2016: 20 contest in 4 states 4 Grand Championships 2 Reserve Grand Championships 12 Top 5 Overall Calls 24 Top 5 Category Calls 2 Perfect Scores (180's) Chicken/Ribs #1 Backyard team in the Alabama BBQ Association Rankings to clinch the Governors Cup. Jack Daniels Invitational 2014-10th overall 2015-5th overall