Rib Nights at the Parcel Yard

April 7, 2014

Those of you have been enjoying the Smokehouse pop-up might also be attracted to a special Rib Nights event being held on 3 May at The Parcel Yard. Based on US-style cook-offs between barbecue teams this event will see Miss Piggy’s versus the Barbecue Barons.  Miss Piggy’s (run by Scott and Lyndsey Lane from Hugglescote in the Deep South of, erm, Coalville) are regulars on the US competition circuit and are keen to build a scene here too.  There have already been successful events run in Birmingham.

The format of the evening is simply the teams setting up their grills and diners getting ribs from each competitor, plus sides including fries, slaw and bread plus a Pickleback cocktail (whisky and pickle brine apparently). There’s a DJ and close-up magician on hand to build up the atmosphere too and diners will choose the winner on a blinding tasting basis.

It all sounds fun (but note over 18s only and no veggie options). Tickets are £20 plus a booking fee and can be ordered here.

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3 Responses to “Rib Nights at the Parcel Yard”

  1. […] Those of you have been enjoying the Smokehouse pop-up might also be attracted to a special Rib Nights event being held on 3 May at The Parcel Yard. Based on US-style cook-offs between barbecue team…  […]

  2. Ross Little said

    This sounds great Tim, are you going? How you doing? Good news about City Ross Date: Mon, 7 Apr 2014 10:12:49 +0000 To: rosslittle@hotmail.com

    • riponia said

      Maybe Ross – if I can persuade someone else. Saturday 3rd is the last day of the season so, all being well, we’ll have been presented with the Football League trophy earlier in the afternoon!

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