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, E05 (First Aired: Jan. 13, 2013)
Zach Goodyear of Sauceman's BBQ, Debbie Holt of Clyde Cooper's Barbecue and Sam Jones of Skylight Inn BBQ Restaurant compete for BBQ Pitmasters North Carolina Champion.
S03, E04 (First Aired: Jun. 17, 2012)
LeeAnne Whippen, Shane McBride and the Brinson Brothers compete as they tackle a challenge of beef ribs and fresh bone-in ham.