Local barbecuer lends recipes to new cookbook

May 28, 2013

Bob Lyon knows his barbecue. In the ‘80s and ‘90s, he was the leader of the competition barbecuing team the Beaver Casters, voted the road team of the ‘90s by National Barbecue News for all the titles it won.

When he hung up his apron and tongs from the competitive circuit, Lyon continued to write for NBN.

Contributed Bob Lyon (right), hangs out with the baron of barbecue Paul Kirk when both were on the competitive curcuit. Lyon recently lent three recipes to Kirk’s newest barbecuing book, ‘America’s Best BBQ Homestyle.’

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Bob Lyon (right), hangs out with the baron of barbecue Paul Kirk when both were on the competitive curcuit. Lyon recently lent three recipes to Kirk’s newest barbecuing book, ‘America’s Best BBQ Homestyle.’

So, the Talus resident never misses an opportunity to lend his voice to a publication of barbecue recipes. He even helped the Baron of Barbecue himself, Paul Kirk, write his Bible of barbecuing, “Paul Kirk’s Championship Barbecue.”

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