Lunds & Byerlys to Host Second Annual BBQ Sauce Samplin’ Event

For immediate release
July 3, 2007

Contact:  Aaron Sorenson, Lund Food Holdings, Inc., 952-915-2694

SECOND ANNUAL Lunds & Byerlys

What: Lunds & Byerlys will be giving away thousands of complimentary pork samples as sauce makers vie for top honors in the second annual “BBQ Sauce Samplin’ Event” on July 14-15 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  On July 14, the event will be held in the parking lot at Lunds in Plymouth.  On July 15, it will take place in the parking lot at Byerly’s in Chanhassen.  There is no cost to attend the event, which will be held rain or shine.

Competing in this year’s BBQ Sauce Samplin’ Event will be Wee Willy’s Madd Joe’s and Salt Lick.

After sampling pork smothered in various sauces, event-goers will have the chance to vote for their favorite.  Lunds & Byerlys will also dish up free samples of baked beans, and complimentary pop will be available.  There will also be a drawing for a free summer grilling kit, including a Weber Smokey Joe grill, barbecue sauces and grilling tools.

Where: (Saturday, July 14)
Lunds Plymouth
3455 Vicksburg Lane
Plymouth, MN 55447

(Sunday, July 15)
Byerly’s Chanhassen
800 West 78th Street
Chanhassen, MN 55317

Who: Edina-based Lund Food Holdings, Inc. operates 10 Lunds and 11 Byerly’s supermarkets in the Twin Cities and surrounding area.