BBQ Brian Misko House of Q

BBQ Brian

Pitmaster, Sauce Creator and Story Teller

BBQ Brian Misko is a pitmaster and a storyteller, and he’s one of the best. Since leaving behind a job in the software industry to cook competitively, he and his House of Q team have been crowned Grand Champion at many barbecue competitions.

In 2014 alone, he has earned the inaugural Canadian BBQ Society national Team of the Year, was crowned twice Grand Champion and was selected to represent Canada at the Jack Daniels World Invitational BBQ Championship. A career highlight is winning first place ribs at the 2014 World Food Championships.

BBQ Brian’s cookbook titled Grilling with House of Q received rave reviews and meanwhile educated cooking enthusiasts on how to be creative at the grill. BBQ Brian can be seen providing “BBQ Tips” on Global BC’s Morning News, giving demos on trade show stages, and developing new products for his House of Q line of BBQ sauces and rubs. He lives in Vernon, B.C., with his family and a large collection of grills and smokers.

About BBQ Brian


Brian Misko




British Columbia, Canada


House of Q


Pitmaster and Owner


Grilling with House of Q, Figure 1 Publishing, 2015

Member of

KCBS (Kansas City Barbecue Society) | PNWBA (Pacific Northwest Barbecue Association)

Appeared in

Food Network Canada - Fire Masters | Global TV BC - Morning News (14 years) | spot presentations on CTV, CBC, and Weather Network


American Royal - 2nd place BBQ Sauce | World Food Championships - 1st place ribs | Canadian BBQ Society - Team of the Year

Bacon Turkey Skewers

This is a great barbecue grill recipe with bacon wrapping the pieces of turkey to protect them from the heat…

by BBQ Brian