2015 Judges (To be announced)

2014 Judges

– Roey Gilad – Israel Counsel General to Midwest

– Barry Sorkin – owner, Smoque BBQ

– Jeff Shapiro -owner , Real Urban Barbecue

– Rabbi Matthew Futterman – Rabbi, Anshe Emet Synagogue and Kosher BBQ   aficionado

– Aliza Katz – Kraft Foods Corporate Chef

– Jim Letchinger – Sponsor (Halsted Flats)

– Andrew Ahitow – Sponsor (Apartment Finders)

– Stephanie Goldfarb – Winner, Food Network’s America’s Best Cook competition

– Yakov M. Yarmove – Ethnic Marketing and Specialty Foods, Jewel-Osco

– Bruce Neumann – KCBS certified judge

– Dan Eleff – Experienced Kosher BBQ Judge & CEO of Dansdeals.com