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These Are The Houston-Area Barbecue Joints Open For The Fourth Of July

Posted: July 4, 2017 at 7:50 am   /   Barbecue, News

If your backyard barbecue skills leave much to be desired, there’s no need to fret. There are several quality Houston-area barbecue joints that have their pits loaded up and are ready to serve you this Independence Day. Whether dining in or looking for takeout for a gathering with family and friends, Houston pitmasters are available […]

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Killen’s Barbecue Elevates Their Brisket Game

Posted: June 19, 2017 at 8:41 am   /   Barbecue, News

Chef Ronnie Killen of Killen’s Barbecue in Pearland has changed the type of beef being used for brisket, upgrading to the higher-than-prime American Wagyu Black Grade from Snake River Farms in Boise, Idaho. The per pound price will be $22, a $2 increase from the previous brisket sourced from Creekstone Farms, which supplies meat to other popular Texas […]

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Plant-Based Impossible Burger A Welcome Option Even In Meat-Loving Texas

Posted: June 12, 2017 at 7:00 am   /   Burgers, Featured, Food Finds, News, Vegetarian

Houston media representatives were invited by Impossible Foods and James Beard Award-winning chef Chris Shepherd of Underbelly and The Hay Merchant for the debut of the company’s flagship product: the Impossible Burger. The event marked the introduction of the plant-based burger in Texas. Having been well-received in other states, the Impossible Burger has received a good dose […]

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BrisketU Classes Can Help You Become a Better Barbecuer

Posted: May 31, 2017 at 4:57 pm   /   Barbecue, Holidays, News

A couple of summers ago, Mike Albrecht and Jon Kane wondered why there were no formal classes around to help people improve their backyard brisket skills. Barbecue popularity was skyrocketing, with long lines at popular restaurants becoming common, competitions popping up everywhere and an increasing focus on barbecue in the media. Soon thereafter, BrisketU was born. […]

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Two Houston-Area Barbecue Joints Among 10 Best In Texas Monthly’s “Top 50 List”

Posted: May 22, 2017 at 8:45 am   /   Barbecue, Featured, News

“The List” is out—the one we’ve been waiting on for four years. Texas Monthly’s picks for its quadrennial 50 Best Barbecue Joints in Texas list have been revealed. In other words, it’s now time for the months of debating, defending, and discrediting the findings on social media to begin! Here are the top 10 barbecue joints in Texas for 2017, […]

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