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QuikTap Launches Kickstarter Campaign

You know the story. You’ve got keg ready tap and guests ready to drink. With your pump tap, that you paid a hefty deposit on, you attempt to look like…

Visit Recap: Neely’s On Grand

I recently found myself in Marshall, TX for business and I used the opportunity to visit Neely’s on Grand. This BBQ joint has been in business since 1927 and it…

Best Little Brewfest in Texas Features Brews and More for Charity

This year’s Best Little Brewfest in Texas is scheduled for 3pm on June 20th and will take place north of Dallas in Old Town Lewisville. According to event info the…

Big D BBQ Battle Slated for April 24, 2015

Hosted by the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce, the Big D BBQ Battle is competition for North Texas business owners as well as a festival for brew and BBQ fans….

Pints in the Park Announced for May 9th in Waco, TX

UPDATE: Event organizers announced via social media that Texas barbecue staple, Kreuz Market, will be attending the event. (updated by D. Laurel) pring is here and that means the Brew…

A Slow Ride to Joseph’s Riverport BBQ

“Slow ride, take it easy” – Foghat I recently took my wife on an East Texas road trip to Jefferson, TX. Formerly a shipping port during the Republic of Texas…

Jester King, Live Oak Come Together for Kollaborationsbier

No, that’s not Pig Latin you’re reading. Kollaborationsbier is a new concoction featuring a partnership between two Texas brewers, Jester King Brewery and Live Oak Brewing. Today Jester King announced the…

From Adam’s Rib Came Meat and Pie

With two locations in East Texas, Adam’s Rib is serving patrons BBQ with southern staple sides and fried pies. Adam’s was originally opened by a couple in Lakeport, near Lake Cherokee, that…

$2.2 Million Meat Lab Opens at East Texas High School

Longview High School, home of the Lobos, recently opened a $2.2 million “Meat Lab” to educate students on the “farm to table” process. The state of the art lab rivals many…

Austin Eastciders Approved by City

Today Austin Eastciders announced on Twitter that their facility has been approved by the city. Their over 5,000 square foot location will be in east Austin on Springdale Road and…

Texas Representation at the Great American Beer Festival

From October 2nd to the 4th brewers and beer drinkers across the nation will convene in Denver to participate in the Great American Beer Festival. Touted as the top beer…

Curly’s Carolina, TX Barbecue Set to Close Sunday

Located in downtown Round Rock, just north of Austin, Curly’s Carolina, TX Barbecue has served up smoked meats since December. Unfortunately before the BBQ joint could reach its one year…