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TMBBQ: A Barbecue Lover’s Happy Place

The Texas Monthly BBQ Festival, also known as TMBBQ, gathers some of the best pitmasters from across our great state of Texas for one tasty afternoon filled with smoked meats, live music, good times, and a few sweet treats for good measure.

The aroma of barbecue leads you right to…

The First Woodlands BBQ Festival

We are known to travel great lengths in search of great BBQ, so when the first Woodlands BBQ Festival was scheduled to take place at Town Green Park, we knew we had no choice but to make the hike up north.

For those who live in or near the area,…

Texas Monthly’s TMBBQ Fest Returns

TMBBQ Fest 2016, Texas Monthly’s annual festival for barbecue lovers, returns to Austin for its seventh year on Sunday, October 30, 2016, from 1 to 4 p.m., with VIP entry at noon, at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets ($80 for general admission, $165 for VIP, $10…

The Skinny – Pappa Charlies Barbeque

Where Did We Go?

Pappa Charles Barbeque
2012 Rusk Street, Houston, TX 77003
What’s The Skinny?
Barbecue in Texas is a big deal and so is moving from a BBQ trailer at Jackson’s Watering Hole in Montrose to a brick and mortar. That is exactly what owner and pitmaster Wes Jurena did when…

Announcing the Inaugural Houston BBQ Throwdown‏

The Houston Barbecue Festival and Saint Arnold Brewing Company announce the inaugural “Houston BBQ Throwdown!” featuring Houston’s best barbecue restaurants competing to create the next great barbecue dish that represents Houston-style barbecue.

“It’s time to recognize a Houston style of barbecue,” says J.C. (Chris) Reid, event organizer and Houston Chronicle…