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EPIC RV Trip

I mentioned RVing in the earlier post. We did some EPIC RVing in August – September. Over 18 days, we traveled 5,717 miles in 21 states. We started from TEXAS, meaning it’s about 300 miles just to get out of … Continue reading

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A Word on The Granary

In our Kreuz Market post, we mentioned Rudy’s. Rudy’s is a chain of barbecue joints in South and Central Texas. I think there are three “real” Rudy’s and the rest are franchisees. Frankly I hadn’t tried a franchised Rudy’s until … Continue reading

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Kreuz Market

I wanted to treat my sister to legitimate Texas barbecue, so I took her up to Lockhart. I wanted to go to Black’s, but the line was ridiculous. I chose instead to take her to Kreuz Market. Kreuz is famous … Continue reading

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Barbecue Saturday

I didn’t write about this last weekend, and I apologize. It’s pouring down rain here in San Antonio, so I have some time today. Last weekend, my wife went to Minnesota, so I was home alone. I had gone to … Continue reading

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Franklin Barbecue: A Meat Smoking Manifesto

I bought a book today with the title of this post. Do you know how often I buy books nowadays? Hardly ever. I just drop them to my Kindle when I purchase them. Most of the time, I look for … Continue reading

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The Granary

Today, I had lunch with one of my colleagues who is departing out workplace. We went to a place downtown at the Pearl Brewery location, called The Granary. The Granary is one of those upscale places but it is different. … Continue reading

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By the way, steak

Yeah, after the barbecue post, I went to Whole Foods and picked up three prime, grass-fed ribeyes. At $16.99 per pound, no antibiotics, no hormones, actually this steak is better for you than most foods. The seasoning is kosher salt … Continue reading

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Up in Smoke

April 1, I noted an email message from Steven Raichlen, “Up In Smoke“. Before we get to the delicious part, we’ll say you should subscribe to the newsletter if you like barbecue and grilling. Of course, we know they are … Continue reading

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What’s Up?

Hey, I’ve been off the blog for a while. This is normally vacation time for me but there’s no time off for now. I don’t have much in the way of leave. In the meantime here are a few things … Continue reading

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Church Picnic and Old Guys Barbecuing

Yesterday, I served during my church’s annual picnic. Because we had enough people to run the kitchen, I went out and worked the barbecue. Now the church barbecue is a place I normally stay away from because one BIG rule … Continue reading

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