Genre: Reality, Cooking
Premise: Season 7 of ``BBQ Pitmasters'' stokes rivalry coals as the best competitors from previous campaigns return to defend their titles. The panel of judges is once again headed by barbecue champions Myron Mixon, Tuffy Stone and Moe Cason, who have front-row seats to the hottest battles in the country. The challenges are sure to be spicy, as barbecue teams from Georgia, Texas, North Carolina, Memphis, Tenn., and of course, Kansas City, Mo., duke it out to see which ones advance to a final cook-off. The ultimate BBQ champion wins a $50,000 cash prize and entry into the prestigious Kingsford Invitational.
S04, E01 (First Aired: Dec. 16, 2012)
Deep in the heart of Texas, pitmasters Buzzie Hughes, Will Fleischman and Ernest Servantes compete to see who's got the best 'cue in Texas. The competition get heated the three teams compete for the title of BBQ Pitmasters Texas Champion.
S04, E03 (First Aired: Dec. 30, 2012)
Craig Blondis of Central BBQ, Mark West of 10 Bones BBQ and Carey Bringle of Peg Leg Porker compete for the title of BBQ Pitmasters Memphis Champion.