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Housemade Sausage May Be Rare in Houston Barbecue, but Deserves More Attention

Posted: February 10, 2017 at 12:41 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

American poet John Godfrey Saxe wrote in 1869, “Laws, like sausages, cease to inspire respect in proportion as we know how they are made.” Fast forward to 2017, and you might question whether or not this still holds true. Maybe for the “lawmaking” part, but sausage-making has been experiencing a renaissance in the Texas barbecue […]

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Houston Barbecue Is Front-And-Center At Many Super Bowl Week Events

Posted: January 26, 2017 at 8:34 pm   /   Barbecue, News

Houston is geared up to host the “Big Game” in just a few days, and events are popping up all over the city that feature some of the best barbecue in the city. We’ve assembled a list of the notable happenings, plus a couple of game-day options as well. The Wonder Bowl BBQ Showcase is being sponsored […]

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The Best Houston Barbecue of 2016

Posted: December 23, 2016 at 4:59 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

While 2016 will go down for some as a year they would rather forget, it has been another banner year for Houston barbecue joints. New proprietors have entered the game, popular places are still drawing crowds, and increased exposure is boosting traffic at many old favorites. The booming barbecue business in the Greater Houston area […]

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Eats & Greets: Pinkerton’s Barbecue Finds A Home in The Heights

Posted: December 5, 2016 at 8:11 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

It’s been a little over a year since Culturemap Houston broke the news of Grant Pinkerton finding a space for his new venture, Pinkerton’s Barbecue. Renovations and the cumbersome City of Houston permitting and approval process took longer than expected but this past Saturday, Pinkerton’s was finally able to host a sneak peek of what it will offer […]

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The Pit Room Is Setting A New Baseline Of Quality For Houston Barbecue

Posted: November 23, 2016 at 5:43 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

The Pit Room, a barbecue venture in the heart of Montrose, is now three months old. In that short time, CultureMap Houston, Texas Monthly’s TMBBQ blog, My Table Magazine, and the Houston Chronicle, as well as the social media crowd, have all heaped praise on it. Thanks to the growing popularity, business hours have been expanded to […]

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