Category Archives: Barbecue

Is Houston the new BBQ capital of Texas?

he Houston BBQ Festival is an opportunity for Houston-area pitmasters to showcase their talents to a wide range of barbecue fans. Though not a barbecue competition, the festival definitely brought…

Duke’s Spicy Bar-B-Q Brisket Strips Feat. Stubb’s BBQ Sauce

The Texas barbecue influence can be found all over the world, so anytime we hear of a great idea featuring anything related to it, we want to share it. I…

Hey Pitmasters- You Can Use Leftover Brisket!

There have been a few occasions that pitmasters have taken to social media to vent frustrations.  One of them being after a customer was upset that they sold out of…

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…

Austin BBQ Smoking Out Residents?

Multiple Austin news sources are reporting on a proposed bill that could put a few local barbecue joints out of business.  Originally, district 3 council member,’Sabino Pio’ Renteria, put forth…

2015 Houston Barbecue Festival

On April 26th, the 3rd annual Houston Barbecue Festival will kick off at Houston’s NRG park.  Unlike some other bbq festivals, Houston’s will feature local favorites, with one exception: guest…

Killen’s Barbecue Visit Recap

The front page of the Killen’s Barbecue website has this paragraph: Have you ever eaten something that is so delicious and flavorful that you couldn’t quit gorging yourself, you just…

Micklethwait Craft Meats Visit Recap

The east side of Austin is on no shortage of quality barbecue places.  But one in particular is selling quality meats, sides and desserts, but without the extensive line.  In…

Smokey Denmark’s Smokey Food Truck

Smokey Denmark has been processing and churning out smoked meats in Austin’s east side for over 50 years. Long before it was ‘cool’ to be there, and long enough to…

2015 Meat Week Makes a Stop in San Antonio

  Since 2005, Meat Week is a bit of a holiday that beef connoisseurs can look forward to.  For eight nights, various captains across the country select favorite barbecue locations…

JoeBob’s Bringing Kosher BBQ to Austin

Growing up Jewish in Texas meant one thing for Joel Davis: Opening a Texas-style Kosher BBQ truck.  Set to open mid-January, JoeBob’s BBQ will bring Texas-style Kosher BBQ to the…