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Pappa Charlie’s Visit Recap- Houston, TX

For the Astros home opener of 2016, we decided to visit the acclaimed Pappa Charlie’s for lunch.  It’s right across the street from Minute Maid park, and a block away…

Lakewood Brewing Co. Expanding Distro To Austin

Lakewood Brewing took to social media to announce it was making its way to Austin.  The award-winning brewery calls Garland home, but as the craft beer scene continues to expand…

Saint Arnold Brewing Company Releases Icon Blue

Saint Arnold Releases Icon Blue Saint Arnold Brewing Company has announced the latest release in its Icon series and it is named, Icon Blue. The 14th release in the Icon…

Houston: Gatlin’s BBQ

The holidays are busy times. With everyone’s different schedules, sometimes it’s hard to plan what to cook and know when everyone will arrive to eat it.  But sometimes it’s just…

Art Car IPA Continues Saint Arnold’s Canned Lineup

I love canned beer. I think it keeps the beer fresher, it’s more portable for places like the pool or the river, and when I’m done pouring it I love…

Austin Coffee Shop Not Afraid of Big Bad Wolf

According to a press release from the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission, (TABC), Austin’s Cuvee Coffee has been “charged with possession of equipment or material for manufacture of unauthorized beverages”. This…

My Attempt at Brisket on my Weber Smokey Mountain

Believe it or not, I’m no expert when it comes to barbecue.  As this amazing journey continues to unfold I find myself appreciating more and more the patience it takes…

Visit Recap: Kerlin BBQ

To be honest, I should probably just leave the picture up above to tell you everything you need to know about Kerlin BBQ in Austin, TX. Just take a second…

Texas Hatch Chile Beers

Walk into any HEB grocery store in August and you’ll be inundated with signs preaching Hatch Chile season.  The prime season for these New Mexico peppers goes from August to…

Saint Arnold Brewing Company Releases Icon Gold

Saint Arnold’s Newest Release Pays Homage to World Class Brewer Saint Arnold Brewing Company has released the latest edition of its ICON series lineup.  Icon Gold is a Belgian-style Wit…

The 2nd Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Challenge

The Dallas Kosher BBQ Challenge was founded in 2014. Now entering its second year, the competition will take place on Sunday, August 23, from 11:30 AM to 4 PM at…

Texas Brew & BBQ: One Year Later

Whew! I can’t believe it’s already been a year of Texas Brew & BBQ.  What started as a way to share our experiences with the rest of the bbq-lovin’, beer…