Sauce is sent to the American Royal from all over the world to compete in the “Best Sauce on the Planet” Competition! This contest is open to any company who provides a retail sauce.
There are five categories in the sauce contest: Mild Tomato, Hot Tomato, Vinegar, Mustard and Specialty.
The top three winners of each category receive prize monies and ribbons. The winner of the Best Sauce on the Planet receives the legendary award along with an invitation to attend the World Series of Barbecue®