2021-2022 CATEGORIES - (LAST HSBBQ SEASON)
Dutch Oven Dessert, New York Strip Steak, Burger, Chicken Thighs, and St. Louis Pork Spare Ribs.
HSBBQ National Championship 6th Category was Brisket.
2022-2023 CATEGORIES -
Dutch Oven Dessert, Boneless Pork Chop, Skirt Steak, 1/2 Chicken, and St. Louis Pork Spare Ribs.
HSBBQ National Championship 6th Category is Pork Butt for this 2023 season.
2022-2023 FIVE CONTEST CATEGORIES
St. Louis Pork Ribs
( NOT BABY BACK RIBS)
Half Chicken (IBCA style)
Pork Chop (SCA style)
(Meat will be provided for all competitors at events by Host)
Dutch Oven Dessert
NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP ONLY
NATIONALS WILL COOK PORK BUTT
AS THE 6TH CATEGORY iN 2023.
NOTE: All categories must be cooked and count equally in cumulative final score.
(The Mystery Challenge category will change annually August 1st for the folliowing school year
and drawn from the following options.)
MYSTERY CHALLENGE OPTIONS -
TRI-TIP, BURGERS, HALF CHICKEN (IBCA), TURKEY BREAST, BABY BACK RIBS, BUFFALO WINGS, BEEF RIBS, PORK TENDERLOIN, SODA CAN CHICKEN, DUTCH OVEN COBBLER, BURNT ENDS, FAJITAS, TACOS, BRATS, HOT DOGS, DUTCH OVEN CHILI, DUTCH OVEN CHUCK WAGON BISCUITS, BEEF SLIDERS, POTATO SALAD, BAKED BEANS, SMOKED MACARONI AND CHEESE, TOFU (Just kidding!)
NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP MEATS ONLY
BEEF BRISKET or PORK BUTT/ SHOULDER or Tri-Tip Beef
( The Championship meat for the 2022-2023 School year is Pork Butt and will be the 6th category at Nationals. Next year it will switch and rotate each year. See Schedule until 2027-2028 School Year above.)