Check out the carnivorous carnage from Bubba’s fourth annual BBQ cook-off two weekends ago! Congrats to Riggins’ Ribs for taking home the overall gold for the second year in a row. Complete results below.
Best Sausage: 1st Horber Meats; 2nd Mojo’s Bar; 3rd Renaud Boozers
Best Chicken: 1st Bubba’s All Stars; 2nd Mexico Lindo; 3rd T&A Barbecue
Best Pork Ribs: 1st Big Bamboo; 2nd Riggin’s Ribs; 3rd Bubba’s All Stars
Best Beef: 1st Riggin’s Ribs; 2nd T&A Barbecue; 3rd Prisoner Barbecue
Best Pulled: 1st Riggin’s Ribs; 2nd T&A Barbecue; 3rd Horber Meats
Best Mystery (whole Halibut fish): 1st Renaud Boozers; 2nd Mexico Lindo; 3rd Riggin’s Ribs
GrandMasters: 1st Riggins Ribs; 2nd T&A Barbecue; 3rd Bubba’s All Stars
Best Team Theme: Shanghai Lacrosse
People’s Choice: Lomito Meats
*The GrandMaster title is given to the teams that score the highest average over any of four categories, with the exclusion of the Mystery Meat item.
Yours truly had a hand in the judging, so if you didn’t like the results, feel free to pelt me with verbal tomatoes in the comment section.
Benjamin Cost is Shanghaiist’s Food Editor. Email tips, recommendations, and news updates on Shanghai’s dining scene to [email protected].