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2021 Winners of the Great Giveaway

First prize for Great Giveaway

Here are 2021’s 12 winners of our monthly Pitmaster Club giveaway. Paid members in the US are entered into 12 monthly drawings per year with first prizes worth up to $3,000, second prizes worth up to $600, and third prizes worth up to $300! Click here for the complete list of prizes and the complete rules of the sweepstakes. Your odds are about 1-in-450 in a year. Unfortunately, only those within the US are eligible due to the complexities of complying with sweepstakes laws in other countries. Plus many manufacturers won’t ship internationally due to shipping costs and customs regulations.

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December Winner is Nicole Allen

December 2021 winner Nicole Allen

She selected the Vision Professional S-Series Char Gas Kamado Package, MSRP $699


November Winner is John Landshof

He selected the Green Mountain Grills Daniel Boone Wi-Fi Pellet Smoker Package, MSRP $896


October Winner is Johnnie Spanraft

He selected the Vision Professional S-Series Char-Gas Kamado package, MSRP $1025


September winner is TJ Pelsue

TJ Pelsue winner

He selected the Blaze Cart Mounted 25″ 3 Burner Gas Grill Freestanding Gas Grill, MSRP $1,894


July winner is John D. Hall

He selected the Hasty-Bake Gourmet 256 Dual Finish Charcoal Grill, MSRP $1,499

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June winner is Justin Hagemeier

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He selected the Hasty-Bake Gourmet 256 Dual Finish Charcoal Grill, MSRP $1,499

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April Winner Is Adam Green

He selected the Slow ‘N Sear Kamado Deluxe, MSRP $1,499

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March winner is Paul Mattsen

He selected the Hasty-Bake Gourmet 256 Dual Finish Charcoal Grill, MSRP $1,499

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February Winner is Erich Weidner

He selected the Modern Home Products JNR4 Gas Grill, MSRP $1,083.


January winner is Jim Morris

Jim Morris winner of January Great Giveaway

He selected the Slow ‘N Sear Kamado Deluxe, MSRP $1,499

Slow 'N Sear Deluxe Kamado


Published On: 1/26/2021 Last Modified: 6/22/2022

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