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Danielle Bennett  –Diva Q is the most influential woman in BBQ & Grilling!

Life is too short for bad BBQ! ®

Her passion for BBQ knows no boundaries. She lives breaths and eats BBQ travelling all corners of North America from California to BC and everywhere in between competing in a variety of BBQ Competitions winning hundreds of awards, as a BBQ judge (KCBS, PNWBA, CBA, FBA, IBCA) and eating anywhere BBQ is served. It doesn’t matter if it’s a one man shack serving chicken over a hot charcoal filled barrel on the side of the road or a high end BBQ joint serving Q off of the latest in BBQ technology. She wants it all and she wants to know the stories behind these BBQ folks. Her larger than life personality is a whole lot of fun and always amusing. Listening to her talk and demonstrating all types of BBQ & Grilling makes people smile with her never ending insatiable appetite for all things barbecue and her straightforward attitude.


Like a kid in a candy store each BBQ experience is treasured savored and discovered with gusto. She is unlike anyone in the BBQ world. She is a Canadian, a female, a Mom of 3 & living in the suburbs. She crosses more demographics than any other BBQ personality ever.



She has been featured extensively in the Toronto Star (Chicks in the Pit), Toronto Sun (She’s Champion of the grill), Toronto Life (Girl on grill action- Ontario’s BBQ Queen),Esquire (The Women of BBQ), The Washington Post,  Maxim, The National Post and has been a guest on the Today Show, Food Network, American Grilled and more !! Breakfast TV, Marilyn Denis, Rogers Daytime TV, Breakfast TV, CMT,  and Canada AM numerous times. Her recipes have been published multiples of times in the KCBS 25th anniversary cookbook ,She-Smoke, and online resources. She has been featured on the TV programs Playing House from the W network and for 5 episodes  of  BBQ Pitmasters on TLC as both a judge and a competitor. She also regularly contributes to BBQ, podcasts and radio. She teaches BBQ classes throughout Canada and the US. She writes about her BBQ life and adventures on her website .

 BBQ Crawl airs on the Travel Channel (US), Food Network EMEA, Food Network SA, Travel & Escape Network (Canada) , Cottage Life Network (Canada) and A& E Australia

Diva Q is available for Corporate team building functions, VIP private catering, classes, Media appearances on all things BBQ & trade show presentations



Here is how you can contact Diva Q:

Danielle is located in Central Florida and travels all over to teach and talk about all things BBQ.

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