Can you smoke a brisket on a 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 to actually produce the food that so many people are enjoying. I’ve even begun to appreciate the tools used to make these delectable meals. From the grill to … [Read more...] about My Attempt At Brisket On My Weber Smokey Mountain
Texas still may be cracking 100 degrees outside, but fall is near and Shiner’s Oktoberfest is back! Press release: Shiner’s most awarded seasonal beer is making its way to shelves as we speak. While many brands jump on the trend, Spoetzl Brewery, brewer of Shiner Beers, has legitimate Bavarian roots. Kosmos Spoetzl born and raised in Bavaria, Germany founded the brewery … [Read more...] about Shiner’s Oktoberfest Is Back
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 early September, so fans of a little spice stock up and use them for sauces, smoke them, put them in a nice casserole like BurgerMary did. Oh, and put them into beer. I actually prefer pepper beers to … [Read more...] about Texas Hatch Chile Beers
On June 13th & 14th Houston’s Beer Fest celebrates its 5th birthday. It will feature over 65 breweries and 25 bands over four stages. Click here for ticket information Located at Hermann Square and Tranquility Park, this years’ event will cost $35 for one-day passes, but will include the music and 12 two-ounce beer samples. Like what you tasted? 12-oz beers will also be … [Read more...] about 2015 Houston Beer Fest Information
Here is a from video from the Spoetzl Brewery explaining why there is a ram on the Shiner beer labels. Well… sort of: https://www.youtube.com/watch?list=PL31blkeeTWBiDZjknxDJTDMPIvT5QRcEU&v=N5HvlYze2ys … [Read more...] about Shiner Beer Answers, “Why Is There A Ram On The Label”?
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 was listening to Austin’s, Dudley and Bob w/ Matt morning show , and Dale Dudley mentioned some tasty beef jerky that used Stubb’s Spicy Bar-B-Q sauce. The beef that’s used is brisket cut into strips and coated in the sauce … [Read more...] about Duke’s Spicy Bar-B-Q Brisket. Strips Feat Stubb’s Bbq Sauce
As the Texas craft beer movement spreads throughout the great state, more and more businesses are deciding to allow consumers to take their beer home with them. Selling growlers is a great way to let customers sample different beers and take home something new IMG_0834and exciting. One of the bigger retailers to hop on the growler bandwagon is the H-E-B grocery store. … [Read more...] about H-E-B Growler Fills
Luling City Market BBQ, Luling TX For years, while living in San Marcos, Luling was my respite during my journey back home to Houston. Its wafting smell of natural gas welcomes you as does the watermelon painted water tower off in the distance. During those years it was merely a gas stop on the way back home, or a short cut to the I-10 highway. 160 miles from Luling to … [Read more...] about Luling City Market Bbq, Luling Tx