Backyard BBQ

Backyard BBQ Competition

June 24th from 1 – 4 PM

Stony Creek Brewery – Branford, CT
Nothing says ‘merica like a good old-fashioned Backyard BBQ! So we’re partnering with our friends at Stony Creek Beer to host a BBQ Competition at the brewery!

We’ll have live music, BBQ samples from amateur Grill Masters and of course, awesome beer!

The Grill Masters will battle it out for a Grand Prize including a BBQ grill, gift cards, and brewery swag! The winner will be chosen by a judging panel of local celebrities, with a bonus “fan favorite” vote. 

Celebrity Judges:
Erik Ofgang – senior writer and restaurant reviewer at Connecticut Magazine

FOX 61 Meteorologist Matt Scott

Kevin Rollins from CT Food Lovers

b Restaurants Regional BBQ Menu

(Available at all locations June 19 – July 16)


  • Memphis Style Pork Ribs – Dry rubbed & grilled, served with buttermilk BBQ coleslaw


  • Austin Beef Brisket Sandwich with choice of two BBQ sides
  • Lexington Roast Pork Sandwich with choice of two BBQ sides
  • BBQ Combo Plate with choice of three BBQ sides


  • Braised Collard Greens
  • Smoky Sweet Potato Salad
  • Watermelon Feta Salad
  • Cowboy Beans
  • Buttermilk BBQ Cole Slaw
  • Cast Iron Mac & Cheese
  • Jalapeño Cheddar Corn Cakes


  • Fresh Peach Cobbler with buttercream ice cream & bourbon caramel sauce

Plus Beer Pairings
Stony Creek in CT & MA
Old Ox in DC & VA