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Ed Randolph

Biography

Ed Randolph is the founder, owner and pitmaster, of Handsome Devil LLC.  Randolph and Handsome Devil LLC received national attention when they won the 2017 Food Network’s New York City Wine and Food Festival for best BBQ. Followed up with 2018 awards for Best BBQ in the Hudson Valley, NY and at the North Jersey BBQ Showdown. Randolph, who grew up in the farming rich area of Hudson Valley, NY, absorbed cooking techniques from his Italian mother and Polish grandmother.

Randolph’s ambitious, all hustle approach has taken the Handsome Devil brand from the rural backwoods... READ MORE

Ed Randolph is the founder, owner and pitmaster, of Handsome Devil LLC.  Randolph and Handsome Devil LLC received national attention when they won the 2017 Food Network’s New York City Wine and Food Festival for best BBQ. Followed up with 2018 awards for Best BBQ in the Hudson Valley, NY and at the North Jersey BBQ Showdown. Randolph, who grew up in the farming rich area of Hudson Valley, NY, absorbed cooking techniques from his Italian mother and Polish grandmother.

Randolph’s ambitious, all hustle approach has taken the Handsome Devil brand from the rural backwoods to the bright lights of Broadway. Appearing at over 50 events a season, the Handsome Devil team has traveled from Windsor, Vermont to South Beach Miami, Florida to compete and share their BBQ with the public. In 2014 the Handsome Devil team were recognized by the BBQ community for their efforts and invited to be the BBQ vendor for the Memphis in May World BBQ Championships in Memphis Tennessee. The first time someone from NY had been asked. In addition to the Food Network championship, the Handsome Devil Team has amassed State Championship awards in six states, catered events for numerous Fortune 500 companies and movie premieres for Warner Brothers and high profile events the likes of The NY Airshow, Taste of Country Music Festival and Beer, Bourbon and BBQ festivals.

He currently resides in Newburgh, NY with his wife, Noelle, and daughters Lily, Emma and Amai. As a small business owner, Randolph understands the importance of community. He is a contributor to Operation BBQ Relief, our local Veterans, youth organizations, Beyond Type 1 and his personal interest of auto racing with his Higbie Family Race team.

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