We’ve been in a Texas state of mind lately. Can you blame us? It’s a pretty amazing state and we certainly wouldn’t want to mess with it.
Great looking abandoned hardware store in downtown Premont.
Vera’s in Brownsville has a new sign.
Breakfast in Brownsville at Vera’s. The best barbacoa in the…everywhere.
La Fogata in Mission has dinner on display. Cabrito over charcoal.
Ribs at Ace’s BBQ in Mission. Sweet glaze, but not too much. Good showing this late in the day.
Ruby Red grapefruit pie at Lone Star BBQ in Mission. Not available at the McAllen location.
Fantastic shoulder of cabrito at Arturo’s in Weslaco. Stunning crunchy crust.
Great fatty brisket at Rio Grande Grill in Harlingen. New owners took over in Jan.
Pulled pork & all 3 sauces from Carolina, TX BBQ. The pork’s best w/ a kick from vinegar sauce.
Some serious brisket & ribs from Round Rock newcomer Carolina, TX BBQ.
More cubed than chopped. A great brisket sandwich at Smoke in Dallas.
Love the whole pod pickled and fried okra at Backdoor BBQ on OKC.
Pork rib surface at Backdoor BBQ in OKC.
The real treat at Odom’s in Dallas is the ribs. They just do not disappoint.
A soggy, messy, fatty chopped beef sandwich at Odom’s. It was perfect.