It is a point of pride for many and sometimes a source of squabbles for some.
We are talking about the best BBQ in the state of Tennessee.
Ridgewood restaurant in Bluff City has been named the favorite place for BBQ in the state by the Tennessee department of economic and community development.
Nearly 3000 people voted in the department's Facebook poll.
Tennessee overall ranks fifth among the top 10 states in the USA for BBQ according to the website trip advisor.