Congratulations and thanks to all the participants, and thanks with a bit of jealousy goes out to the judges. I can hardly wait until next year!
- 4th Place: Pigs In Paradise - Streamwood
- 5th Place: Whatchoo Smokin'? - Glen Ellyn
- 1st Place: Hawg Holler BBQ (Adobo Shrimp Taco with Avocado, Tomatillo & Corn Salsa)- Marseilles
- 2nd Place: Porky Joe's (Peachy Pork Tenderloin) - Des Plaines
- 3rd Place: Bogyo's Mojo (Grilled Spicy Halibut w/ Mango & Pineapple Relish)- Western Springs
- 4th Place: Glen Ellyn Bar-B-Q Boys (Mesquite and Hickory Grilled Chicago Prime Bone-In Rib Eye)- Glen Ellyn
- 5th Place: Smokin Valley BBQ (Vietnamese Sandwich with Grilled Pork Sausage, Daikon, and Fresh Herbs)- Glen Ellyn