Category: Travel

Reviews, Travel

Hard Eight Pit BBQ in Dallas TX

A short ride from the airport is real pit BBQ. We stopped over here after a business meeting for dinner and had the poppers, brisket, fresh cut fries and more. Generous portions and smooth smoke served dry with two choices of sauce. Beans are serve yourself out of a giant pot. The jalapeño cheese bread […]

Grills, Reviews, Travel

Jamie Oliver’s Barbecoa: A London Treat

London, UK.  Land of Big Ben, Minding the Gap, Oasis, and… Barbecue?  In what may appear an oddity in a country stereotyped for bland food, Jamie Oliver and Adam Perry Lang came together last year to open the contemporary, “Barbecoa London“.  Consisting of a high-end butchery on the first floor, and a sit down restaurant […]

Grills, Reviews, Travel

Fox Bros. BBQ in Atlanta

Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q has a loyal following, having been named #1 BBQ in Atlanta by the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Zagat, and others.  Now, Atlanta isn’t particularly well known for its BBQ, despite being the home city of The Big Green Egg Company.  Getting their start in 2000 when Jonathan Fox was frustrated with not finding any good texas-style […]

Growlers, Reviews, Travel

West Coast Brewery Road Trip

2010’s ‘Beer Trip’ led us to the Denver area for our little excursion. It included the spectacular Oskar Blues Brewery, the great Avery Brewing Company and an evening at the Falling Rock Taphouse, which is one of the best taphouses in the country. 2011’s trip led us to be a little more adventurous, so we […]