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‘Ribdiculous’ American Royal billboard goes up on I-35

The American Royal is emphasizing it is the world’s largest barbecue competition with a giant inflatable billboard featuring Smithfield ribs. The ribs may be larger than those of a blue whale’s. It can be seen by drivers on I-35.

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Grandson of local BBQ legend opens fine dining restaurant

Freshwater in midtown specializes in local, fresh ingredients on its fine-dining but affordable menus. Calvin Davis, grandson of Rich Davis of KC Masterpiece fame, recently opened the restaurant.
Allison Long and Joyce Smith The Kansas City Star
Grandson of local BBQ legend opens fine dining restaurant 2:12

Grandson of local BBQ legend opens fine dining restaurant

Chow Town Live at The Star's Food Truck Friday 5:45

Chow Town Live at The Star's Food Truck Friday

Pint-size foodies get a taste of Southern cooking 5:27

Pint-size foodies get a taste of Southern cooking

How the sausage is made at McGonigle's Market 2:02

How the sausage is made at McGonigle's Market