Jarry Bryant held out a cooking tray bearing his rolled meatloaf, rolled back the tinfoil cover and invited a visitor to admire the display.


Jarry Bryant held out a cooking tray bearing his rolled meatloaf, rolled back the tinfoil cover and invited a visitor to admire the display.
    A few minutes later, he set the tray back on a table and strolled over to a grill, where his friend Robert Schiffner was watching over a set of Southwest-style hamburgers.
    For most people attending Saturday's Dodge City Days barbecue contest, the event was the perfect occasion to kick back, enjoy a few beers and catch up with friends. But for Bryant and the other members of the Big Dog BBQ team, the day was something more: a chance to work with friends and family on preparing dishes that would land them in the winner's circle.
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