Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ are the Top Dawgs at Whitby Ribfest 2014 (along with pics from Bowmanville and Pickering Ribfests)

This is only my 3rd Ribfest of 2014 which is pretty far off the mark of 18 that I went to in 2012 but I still love to attend.

This past weekend was the 3rd Annual Whitby Ribfest and I had the pleasure of going on the Sunday along with my buddy Joe and some . . . → Read More: Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ are the Top Dawgs at Whitby Ribfest 2014 (along with pics from Bowmanville and Pickering Ribfests)

PRESS RELEASE…. Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ & Catering Grand Opening – Saturday March 23rd, 2013

On Saturday March 23rd, 2013 Owners Rob Butler and Donna Darling will be celebrating the opening of their new restaurant Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ and will do so in Grand style!

From 11:30 am to 1pm members of the Media and their friends will be in attendance as the official Ribbon ceremony takes place and . . . → Read More: PRESS RELEASE…. Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ & Catering Grand Opening – Saturday March 23rd, 2013

Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ & Catering opens full restaurant in Pickering beside the Liverpool GO Station

For the last three years Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ has been winning so many awards at Ontario area Ribfests and have been the home town heroes in Pickering, Whitby, Oshawa and Bowmanville.

One of the most common questions I have been asked is “When will Horn Dawgs open a restaurant so that we can . . . → Read More: Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ & Catering opens full restaurant in Pickering beside the Liverpool GO Station

First year Ribfests in Ontario there are a few, and this weekend it is Whitby’s turn.

I have seen a huge spike in hits to my 2012 Ontario Ribfest Schedule this season and a lot of that has to do with the fact that many of the Ribfest organizers have now been using my site as research material to see what the other cities are doing. And not only that I . . . → Read More: First year Ribfests in Ontario there are a few, and this weekend it is Whitby’s turn.

Bowmanville is a Rockin’ and a Ribbin’…. Ribfest is back in town – Results are in!

Bowmanville Ribfest is one that I can not miss every year and that is because I know so many people in this town, many of them very close friends, it has that home town feel to it.

Yesterday was day one of the 2012 event and Joe and I arrived at about 7pm.

First . . . → Read More: Bowmanville is a Rockin’ and a Ribbin’…. Ribfest is back in town – Results are in!

Review – Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ Sauce – Canadian Sauce with a Southern taste

Anyone that knows me will also know that I think the world of a local BBQ Team here in Oshawa that is tearing up the Ontario RibFest circuit.

My buddy Rob Butler along with his wife Donna Darling run Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ selling BBQ to the masses from early June til mid September . . . → Read More: Review – Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ Sauce – Canadian Sauce with a Southern taste

2011 Guelph, Ontario RibFest and The SKrAPr Lady handing out GrILLrs to the Ribbers

Having been to 11 RibFests during the 2011 season I had just realized that I had not yet written my review of the event that was held in Guelph back in late August.

I figure since here it is December you could all appreciate some pictures that you have not seen reminding us of . . . → Read More: 2011 Guelph, Ontario RibFest and The SKrAPr Lady handing out GrILLrs to the Ribbers

BBQ Joint & more – Review of the brand new Stuttering John’s Bistro Bar in Oshawa, Ontario Canada

Donna Darling-Butler and Chef/Pitmaster Rob Butler Of Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ

My regular readers will know that I am friends with Rob Butler, Pitmaster of Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ who for the last 3 years has torn up the Ontario RibFest circuit rising up the ladder as one of the more popular Ribbers.

But . . . → Read More: BBQ Joint & more – Review of the brand new Stuttering John’s Bistro Bar in Oshawa, Ontario Canada

Tuesdays are Special at the Players Bench in Oshawa, Featuring Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ Pulled Pork & Ribs!

Looking for something really tasty that will put to shame your ordinary burger?

Here is a deal that you can not pass up!!!

You have seen my reviews of The Players Bench Sports Bar & Grill located at the south west corner of Simcoe & Taunton Roads in Oshawa, a great sports bar that not . . . → Read More: Tuesdays are Special at the Players Bench in Oshawa, Featuring Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ Pulled Pork & Ribs!

News Bite – Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ and their employee Manda gets on Jay Leno’s The Tonight Show!

This story still has legs, er well it has something.

You will remember back to the Ribfest held in Belleville Ontario a while back and Manda had her picture taken while working the grill for a local publication and the headline the next day which includes the term Succulent Racks cause a lot of commotion . . . → Read More: News Bite – Horn Dawgs Smokin BBQ and their employee Manda gets on Jay Leno’s The Tonight Show!