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Smokin' Coals

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Smokin' Coals

A “Prize Winning Sauce” that has received praises from back yard cookers, Master BBQ Judges and Competition Cook Teams alike.

With its sweet tang, light peppery finish and just a hint of citrus, Smokin’ Coals has impressed cookers throughout the south where barbecue is not just food, but a way of life.

Smokin’ Coals is great on everything from pork, beef, seafood, burgers, even veggies. A sauce for dipping, basting and even marinating, Smokin’ Coals Sauce can become your “GO TO” sauce for everything.

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Meet Our Team

Mark Busbee

Mark Busbee - Owner, Sales, Marketing, Product Development, Pitmaster, Master Judge

Kris Pfaehler

Kris Pfaehler - Owner, R&D, Master Judge, Pitmaster

Terry Hair

Terry Hair - Owner, Sales, Marketing

Smokin' Coals

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Cook Team Finishes

Sponsored Cook Teams and their Finishes:
Since 2011-2017 (thru 2017 mid-Season – 180 Events)
97 – 1st place finishes
74 – 2nd place finishes
61 – 3rd place finishes
62 – 4th place finishes
55 – 5th place finishes

349 Top 5 Finishes out of 180 Events Entered

Upcoming Events

Upcoming BBQ Classes


Girls with Grills Cooking Class

Q “FORE” U along with JT’s BBQ will be at the SC Farmers Market teaching the         “Girls and Grills Class” December 2, 2017  8 am – 4 pm .


Tim Handy will be conducting various classes:

For more info:

Tim Handy Bio:  South Carolina Master Barbecue Champion, Chef J.T. Handy is a purist in the art of true slow smoked southern barbecue. He was named the first Master Barbecue Champion from South Carolina, and his award-winning team has earned the title of Grand Champion at numerous professional events. After more than a decade of honing his skills behind the hard wood pits in the South Carolina Low Country, Chef Handy has turned his talents to teaching his southern art of slow smoked foods.

Smokin’ Coals Demo Team

October 14, 2017 SC Stair Fair 10 am – 10 pm (Ellison Building)

October 15, 2017 SC Stair Fair 12 pm – 10 pm (Ellison Building)

October 21, 2017 SC Stair Fair 10 am – 10 pm (Ellison Building)

November 4, 2017 Crossroads World Outreach Center Christmas Show                                                          West Columbia SC 10 am-2 pm

November 4, 2017 Faith Fest Bazaar & Market Swansea SC  8 am-3 pm

December 9, 2017 Four Oaks Farms , Lexington 11 am-1 pm

March 23, 2018 Palmetto Sportsman Classic 12 pm – 8 pm

March 24, 2018 Palmetto Sportsman Classic 9 pm – 7 pm

March 25, 2018 Palmetto Sportsman Classic 11 am – 6 pm

Q “FORE” U Cook Team

Q “FORE” U will be at the SC Farmers Market teaching the “Girls and Grills Class” December 2, 2017  8 am – 4 pm .

Q “FORE” U Competition Cook Team

No Competitions scheduled at this time.