2016

Grand Champion: Porky Butts BBQ, Valley, Nebraska. Reserve Champion: Iowa's Smoky D's, Des Moines. Third Place: Wicked Pig, Norwalk.

2015

Grand Champion: Iowa's Smoky D's, Des Moines. Reserve Champion: Pig Skin BBQ, Rockwell. Third Place: Lucky's Q, Denver.

2014

Grand Champion: Big T'z Cru, Ames. Reserve Champion: Pig Skin BBQ, Rockwell. Third Place: A Boy & His BBQ, Grimes.

2013

Grand Champion: Tippy Canoe BBQ Crew, St. Ansgar. Reserve Champion: Wicked Pig, Norwalk. Third Place: Pig Skin BBQ, Rockwell.

2012

Grand Champion: Iowa's Smoky D's, Des Moines. Reserve Champion: A Boy & His BBQ, Grimes. Third Place: Munchin' Hogs at the Hilton, Prairie Village, Kansas.

2011

Grand Champion: Big T'z Cru, Ames. Reserve Champion: Swine Assasins, Mason City. Third Place: Grills Gone Wild, Algona.

2010

Grand Champion: 4 Mile Smokin' Crew, Pleasant Hill. Reserve Champion: Smoked & Confused, Mason City. Third Place: Tippy Canoe BBQ Crew, St. Ansgar.

2009

Grand Champion: Bare Bones BBQ Team, Liberty, Missouri. Reserve Champion: Iowa's Smokey D's, Des Moines. Third Place: Smokin' Triggers, Alvarado, Texas.

2008

Grand Champion: Let's Kick Some Ash, Jefferson City, Missouri. Reserve Champion: Iowa's Smokey D's, Des Moines. Third Place: Farm Boy BBQ, St. Ansgar.

2007

Grand Champion: Buttrub.com, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. Reserve Champion: Ulcer Acres BBQ, Jacksonville, Illinois. Third Place: Prairie Oak Smokers, Perham, Minnesota.

2006

Grand Champion: Smokin' Guns, Kansas City, Missouri. Reserve Champion: Jack & Jim's BBQ, Royalton, Minnesota. Third Place: Vinny's BBQ, Humboldt.

2005

Grand Champion: The Heat Is On, Red Wing, Minnesota. Reserve Champion: Smokin' Clones, Des Moines. Third Place: Parrot Head Smokers, Fargo, North Dakota.

2004

Grand Champion: Baby Huey's Bar-B-Q, Indianola. Reserve Champion: Lone Wolf, Mankato, Minnesota. Third Place: Parker BBQ, Des Moines.

Outbrain