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  • looselywired
    Former Member
    • Jul 2014
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    • Austin & Philadelphia

    The Diversity of Houston Barbecue

    my hometown news....
    http://www.houstonchronicle.com/life...witter-premium
  • Obi-Dan
    Club Member
    • Feb 2016
    • 476
    • Jersey Village, TX
    • Smoker: PBC
      Grill: A 20-year-old Webber 22.5" Kettle with a Slow and Sear
      Thermometers: A Maverick ET732, A Thermapen, a few miscellaneous thermometers
      Misc: I just seem to keep buying things.

    #2
    BBQ has come a long way in Houston. I've lived her since I was 10 back in 1982 and remember when dry brisket, beans and potato salad was as good as it got. I would eat a chopped sandwich just to get something with enough sauce to choke it down. Now I go into Gatlin's and marvel at their brisket. Haven't made it to Killen's yet.

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    • ribeyeguy
      Charter Member
      • Jun 2015
      • 1300
      • S. E. Wisconsin
      • Weber Platinum Performer, 18"WSM, Smokenator, Slow 'n Sear.

      #3
      Maybe some you Houston guys can help me. Our daughter lives in Katy, just outside of Houston. The last time we were there to visit her I picked up an issue of Texas monthly magazine and the whole issue was devoted to ranking the best bbq joints in Texas. Coming in at # 4 was a joint that was just south of Katy by maybe 20 to 30 miles and I want to say a little bit west. I don't remember the name of the place or the town and I've been racking my brain ever since trying to come up with it.

      We planned on going there but due to circumstances never got the chance. We're probably going to visit her again this winter and come hell or high water we're going to go there, assuming I can figure out the name of the place. What do you think, anyone know of the place that I'm talking about?

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      • FireMan
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        • Jul 2015
        • 7834
        • Bottom of Winnebago

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        Well, I know it's not this place. Click image for larger version

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