Myron Mixonis a four-time world barbecue champion and has won more than 200 grand BBQ championships, resulting in over 1,800 total trophies, 30 state championships, 8 Team of the Year awards, and 11 national championships. He is the New York Times bestselling author ofMyron Mixon's BBQ Rules, Smokin' with Myron Mixon,andEveryday Barbecue, and the star of Discovery'sBBQ RulesandBBQ Pitmasters. He lives in Unadilla, Georgia, where he is also the mayor.Kelly Alexanderis a formerSaveursenior editor and the winner of a James Beard Journalism Award. She lives in Durham, North Carolina, and teaches food writing at Duke University.
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