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Heath Riles BBQ Smokes the Competition, Claims Victory at Memphis in May Rib Championship

June 3, 2024

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Jacob Duke, Social Media Manager, Heath Riles BBQ, (662) 804-7279,

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (June 3, 2024) — Heath Riles BBQ has emerged as the reigning champion of flavor at the prestigious 2024 Memphis in May Rib Championship. In a sizzling display of culinary prowess, Heath Riles BBQ secured the coveted title, showcasing their dedication to the art of barbecue and their commitment to excellence, winning for the second time in the last 3 years.

The Memphis in May World Championship BBQ Contest, widely regarded as one of the most esteemed barbecue competitions in the nation, drew top pitmasters from across the US and 4 other countries to showcase their skills and vie for glory. Amidst fierce competition and tantalizing aromas, Heath Riles BBQ distinguished themselves with their unparalleled expertise, elevating the art of barbecue to new heights.

“We are thrilled and honored to be recognized as the World Champion of the Memphis in May Rib Category,” said Heath “Ribman” Riles, founder and pitmaster of Heath Riles BBQ. “This victory is a testament to the hard work and passion of our team, as well as the unwavering support of our loyal customers. We pour our hearts into every rack of ribs, and it’s incredibly gratifying to see our dedication rewarded on such a prestigious stage.”

Heath Riles BBQ’s winning entry captivated judges and spectators alike with its succulent texture, tantalizing aroma, and perfectly balanced flavors. Renowned for their meticulous attention to detail and commitment to using only the finest ingredients, Heath Riles BBQ has earned a reputation as a trailblazer in the world of barbecue, consistently setting the standard for excellence.

As champions of the 2022 & 2024 Memphis in May Rib Championship, Heath Riles BBQ continues to solidify their position as a powerhouse in the barbecue community, inspiring enthusiasts and aficionados alike to savor the unrivaled experience of authentic, mouthwatering barbecue.

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About Heath Riles BBQ

Heath Riles BBQ is a renowned barbecue company founded by 75-time Grand Champion Pitmaster Heath Riles. With a passion for authentic barbecue and a commitment to quality, Heath Riles BBQ has garnered widespread acclaim for their championship-winning rubs, sauces, glazes, and seasonings. From competition circuit triumphs to backyard barbecue bliss, Heath Riles BBQ is dedicated to delivering an unforgettable barbecue experience. Grill with confidence, Season like a pro.

Media Contact: Jacob Duke, Social Media Manager, Heath Riles BBQ, (662) 804-7279,