When Shannon Ambrosio became a chef, he traveled the South to learn everything he could about traditional southern BBQ. Now that he’s conquered the BBQ scene in New York, he and his boys are hitting the road to see if he can measure up against the best pit masters in the south.

Season 01, Episode 01 – ”Brisket Battle”
Brooklyn BBQ maverick Shannon heads to Ft. Worth, Texas to take on family BBQ dynasty Cousins Bar-B-Que in a smoked brisket cook off. To help Shannon prepare for battle, local legend Jack Perkins reveals the secret ingredient to his award-winning brisket – espresso. After creating his own signature coffee blend, Shannon’s inspired to combine the coffee with his other favorite beverage – whiskey – in an Irish Coffee brisket marinade. The one thing Shannon didn’t prepare for in this battle? “Texas” Shannon – a feisty pit mistress who isn’t letting Shannon take this battle without a fight. It’s family vs. family as Shannon and his brother, Big Rich, go head to head against the BBQ establishment.

Season 01, Episode 02 – ”Pulled Pork Battle”
Brooklyn pit master Shannon heads to Shreveport, Louisiana to battle local BBQ legend Hickory Stick in a down home, down south pulled pork sandwich cook off. Shannon may be a master up north, but to smoke the competition down on the bayou, Shannon needs to make a few pit stops to learn the local flavors and get some inspiration for his Italian-inspired twist on Louisiana-style ‘cue. Hickory Stick owners Linda and Scott have perfected their classic pulled pork sandwich over 38 years, but Shannon’s hoping his sweet and savory crawfish zeppole side dish may help win over the judges’ tastebuds. Will Shannon claim victory or will tradition win the day?

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