Category Archives: Barbecue

Cooking BBQ with Aaron Franklin: Beef Ribs

In Aaron Franklin’s ongoing series with PBS, he shows us how to master (or at least try to) barbecue.  With the second season of his acclaimed show wrapping up, and…

Aaron Franklin Crowdsources for PBS Television Show

Aaron Franklin, of the famous Austin barbecue restaurant Franklin’s BBQ, launched a crowdsourcing campaign via Indiegogo to raise funds for an additional season of the PBS hit ” BBQ with…

Electric Smokers Add Options to Barbecue Fans

:Featured Post: I know, I know- if it’s not smoked using wood, heat and time, it probably ain’t good ‘cue. I also know not everyone has the opportunity to get…

Gettin’ Sauced Event Showcases Best of Both Worlds

Gettin’ Sauced makes festivals comfortable The 2014 Gettin’ Sauced event is supposed to be a barbecue sauce competition.  Turns out, it’s much more than that. For starters, it was held…

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…

Traders Village Grand Prairie Hosts 30th Annual BBQ Cookoff

The Grand Prairie Traders Village is hosting its 30th BBQ Cookoff the second weekend of October.  This event has been sanctioned by the International Barbecue Cooking Association and will include…

Kent Blacks BBQ to help benefit Hays, Caldwell County Women’s Center

The good people over at Kent Black’s BBQ in San Marcos announced, via social media, an upcoming event that will benefit the Hays, Caldwell County Women’s Center.  All you need…

Visit Recap: Shugabees Texas BBQ

Visit Recap: Shugabees Texas BBQ With the growth of the food trailer, businesses can expand to audiences that they may not be able to reach in a traditional brick and…

Visit Recap: Nutter Buster BBQ And Comfort

Visit Recap: Nutter Buster BBQ And Comfort Deep in the hearrrrrrrrttttttt of… South Austin (technically Manchaca)- you’ll find an inconspicuous trailer on the side of F.M. 1626.  If you’re speeding…

5th Annual Gettin’ Sauced Event Information

On the epicenter of what it means to represent Texas Brew & BBQ you’ll find the upcoming Austin event: Gettin’ Sauced. In it’s fifth year, Man Up Texas BBQ plays host…

SMOKED, Dallas – A Deliciously Curated BBQ & Music Fest

According to the Smoked, Dallas website, this will be a “deliciously curated bbq and music fest”. We don’t disagree. Set for the 4th of October, Smoked, Dallas will feature over…