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The American Royal World Series of Barbecue (aka Taste of KC Barbecue) is back in Kansas City for their 39th annual celebration!

Zarda Bar-B-Q will be featured at the American Royal in the “Taste of KC Barbeque” celebration area at the Royal where Zarda – along with 8 other local Kansas City BBQ restaurants, and caterers – will give festival goers the opportunity to sample Zarda Bar-B-Q – plus all of the others, for one low price of $25!

One ticket gets you a taste of eight great KC BBQs at the Kansas Speedway this Friday from 4pm to 9pm and Saturday from 11am to 8pm. Taste Zarda’s Limited Reserve Burnt Ends – voted the best in KC by the Kansas City Star! If you’ve not tried them, you’re in for a treat! Picture this: tender chunks of pit-charred, expertly prepared beef brisket, lightly dusted with Zarda’s distinctive sweet & spicy dry rub – drizzled with our brand new Ghost and Lil’ Ghost Pepper Bar-B-Q Sauces on top. Served with a side of our famous Baked Beans, and you’re sure to be asking for more One word says it all: Delicious! Zarda Bar-B-Q– official partner of the American Royal World Series of BBQ.

A Passport ticket to the Taste of KC Barbeque is $25 in advance online or $30 at the gate and includes a 2-3 oz. portion taste per from ALL EIGHT BBQ purveyors within the Taste of KC BBQ festival area. One Passport should serve two adults – but if you love your BBQ, you might pick up one for yourself and another for a hungry friend!

The Taste of KC BBQ happens at the American Royal BBQ Competition September 14th and 15th, 2018 at the Kansas Speedway. It’s BBQ season Kansas City – come out to the American Royal and get a taste for yourself! Learn more about the American Royal and the Taste of KC BBQ Festival.