Check out who stop by to visit with Back Yard Grillerz at the World’s Largest Matanza? Elias Gallegos from the New Mexico CW my 50 tv. Back Yard Grillerz as seen on National TV. Cooking Channel.
We had a great time competing in the World’s Largest Matanza in Sunny Valencia New Mexico, Here’s to 300 years of Indio Hispano tradition. VIVA LA Matanza
Hello All it’s that time of year again. This marks 15 years for Back Yard Grillerz and the Valencia County Hispano Chamber of commerce’s “World’s Largest Matanza” come and join the Nationally known Back Yard Grillerz and team Sisneros Bro’s Manufacturing Saturday January 24, 2015. Gates will open at Eagle Park in Belen New Mexico at 7 a.m. and close after the awards ceremony (usually about 3 p.m.). Admission is $10 (kids five and under $1). VIVA LA MATANZA
Back Yard Grillerz will be on the New Mexico Mud & Steel episode on the Cooking Channel July 15, 2014 at 8pm EST please tune in and thank you for supporting Back Yard Grillerz.
It was a great honor to have competed among the best teams not only in New Mexico but in the nation. We are very thankful to God first and to all the teams we competed against. We will see you next year and we will be a force yet to be reckoned with. We may have been the new team on the block but we left champions on January 25, 2014 at The Worlds Largest Matanza it was the 14th annual Valencia County Hispano Chamber of Commerce’s annual event, this event is to help raise money for college scholarships to help students who are attending the UNM- Valencia campus located in Valencia county state of New Mexico. We have a video that was filmed to share the experience of ”La Matanza” for those not familiar with New Mexico’s Indio Hispano Culture.
January 25, 2014 is the official day that the Largest Matanza (Pig Fry) in the world will be held. Backyard Grillerz will be one of 20 teams competing for the coveted title of Matanzero or EL JEFE. It is an honor to get picked for this competition because only the best of the best Matanzero’s are chosen to compete. These teams bring many years of experience and expertise as well as their styles of grilling up hogs these methods are well over 300 years old, recipes that have been handed down from generation to generation. Come down and help support the conservation of our Indio Hispano culture and La Matanza.
The Valencia County Hispano Chamber of Commerce has mailed out team registrations for their 14th annual Matanza that will be held January 25, 2014 at Eagle Park in Belen New Mexico. The money raised from the Matanza is used for scholarships that are given out to students who are attending college. This is the largest Matanza in the world; last year over 25 teams competed and 15,000 in attendance, it’s anticipated that there will be more individuals attending this years Matanza as the popularity and curiosity for La Matanza grows.
New Mexico is very rich with culture and tradition so the annual Hispano Matanza makes for a great competitive atmosphere and a chance for Los Indios Hispanos to show the colors of their ancestor’s innovative zeal and individualities’ painted with 300 years of heritage and pride within their hearts as they embark on a cultural journey that embraces both the European Spanish conquest and the strength of their Native American spirits.
Please join the movement and support the preservation of New Mexican culture by attending the 14th annual Valencia Hispano Chamber of Commerce Matanza, the Largest Matanza in the World. Help make a difference in our community by unity.