Originally Posted by Pole D
The only times we've been asked to supply samples to the public, the organizer has provided the meat.
We actually had a contest this year that expected you to supply the meat, there was an additional entry fee into the PC portion and it took place during the KCBS turn ins. We politely declined to enter that one.
"What sort of people are these charcoal masters? They behaved badly and were unconcerned with appearances. Their hair was long and unkempt and their clothes were wrinkled and old. They drank beer to and from the crab house and they made rude noises while we cooked." Tao of Charcoal