Bama's best barbeque bracket challenge

The Alabama Quest for the Best BBQ Bracket. (Year of Alabama Food / Facebook)

If you live in Alabama, odds are you've got yourself a favorite barbeque. Now, you can vote for it. The Alabama Tourism Department is sponsoring a competition for The Best Barbeque Restaurant as part of its Year of Alabama Food.

The competition is separated into brackets, like the{}NCAA Basketball Tournament. 32 restaurants made the initial cut. Voting began today on Facebook, and will last for three days in each bracket.

Voting for restaurants that reach the Final Four is slated for April 1st through the 5th.