Poppie and the Princess on The Story

The Barbecue Princess and Pitmaster Garry Roark talk about the BBQ lifestyle on American Public Medias “The Story”

http://www.thestory.org/stories/2010-05/bbq-princess/view

To most of us, barbecue means summer and backyard gatherings over plates of grilled chicken, pork, or burgers. For Leslie Scott, barbecue is much more. It’s a way of life. As she tells Dick Gordon, making great ribs can make someone fall in love with you.

Leslie comes from a family with a barbecue sauce that goes back five generations. She and her father have worked side-by-side for years at barbecue competitions. But it was not until this summer, when she received a surprise gift from her father, that Leslie realized she had come into her own in the world of barbecue