BBQ's Biggest Stage

We're talking about the world's most prestigious BBQ battleground—the Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest – where two decades of Grand Champions have built their legend on the performance and flavor of Cattlemen's® BBQ Sauce.

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seriously epic bbq

Each year, more than 250 BBQ teams from near and far assemble on the banks of the Mississippi River to take their shot at the title. And Cattlemen’s® is always there in full support—with our variety of BBQ Sauces to fuel their inspiration. We are proud to crown champions in categories including Hot Wings, Shoulder, Whole Hog, and of course Grand Champion.

Three days of BBQ

The Cattlemen’s® hospitality tent is at the center of the BBQ buzz, hosting more than 80 foodservice professionals. The French’s Food Company’s Foodservice Culinary Director, Chef Trip Kadey, treats our guests to three nights of outstanding BBQ dinners, showcasing everything from traditional, to farm-to-fork, to global BBQ applications—all featuring Cattlemen’s® BBQ Sauces.

we're just getting warmed up

We know that you never stop raising the bar with BBQ, and neither do we. You can bet that the next Memphis in May® World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest will be our biggest and boldest celebration yet.

make your own legend

Whether you're eyeing the title or just looking to create award‐worthy BBQ for your patrons, discover how Cattlemen's® BBQ Sauces deliver like no other.