BBQ List Disavowed After Kansas City Excluded

We've linked this story/controversy but it has now become so silly that it deserves a post inasmuch as 30-something locals are wasting their life participating in social media marketing garbage.

The latest . . . An online guide wants in on the feeding frenzy . . .

“Tripadvisor has no association with this BBQ study presented by Chef’s Pencil. In fact, we have concerns about the use of and presentation of Tripadvisor data within the study, inclusive of how they ranked cities and states against each other,” Brian Hoyt, Head of Global Communications and Industry Affairs for Tripadvisor, said in a statement to FOX4 News.

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Tripadvisor sets the record straight after BBQ ranking left Kansas City out of top 30

by: Heidi Schmidt Posted: / Updated: KANSAS CITY, Mo. - TripAdvisor responded to a new survey that left Kansas City, and other communities known for their barbecue, off a list of 'Best BBQ Cities' in America. New Orleans tops the list as the best city to enjoy barbecue, according to Chef's Pencil.