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Heim Barbecue’s Big Expansion Continues with Another New North Texas Restaurant: Hudson Oaks Gets a Brisket Blessing

Heim Barbecue’s Big Expansion Continues with Another New North Texas Restaurant: Hudson Oaks Gets a Brisket Blessing

Heim Barbecue & Catering is adding a fifth restaurant in Hudson Oaks to its North Texas barbecue empire. Heim’s rags-to-riches story began when owners Travis and Emma Heim went all out, depleting their savings to buy skirts and install a smoker next to the Republic Street Bar along Pennsylvania Avenue in 2015. Artisanal barbecue, what …

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Dickey’s Barbecue Pit will open a location in the Netherlands in the coming months

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit will open a location in the Netherlands in the coming months

NETHERLANDS TWP. — The series of Dutch restaurant openings and announcements continues with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit. The franchise is planning a location in a portion of the former Pet Supplies Plus at 12579 Felch St. in Holland Township. The storefront has been split in two, with half set to reopen as Wild Bill’s Tobacco in …

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The Expert Guide to Selecting the Best Wood for Your BBQ – Texas Monthly

The Expert Guide to Selecting the Best Wood for Your BBQ – Texas Monthly

The most basic thing to know about choosing the right wood for a barbecue is: don’t use pine (or, really, any other coniferous tree). Hardwoods are what you are looking for, but which ones? You may hear about alder, apple, peach, and beech wood on barbecue TV shows, but in Texas we smoke with mesquite, …

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Floresville barbecue restaurant Two Sawers BBQ to close Saturday, blames rising rent, meat costs

Floresville barbecue restaurant Two Sawers BBQ to close Saturday, blames rising rent, meat costs

The rising cost of meat and higher rent are to blame for the closure of a Floresville restaurant. Saturday will be his last day of service for Two Sawers BBQ. Randy and Jenna Sawers started Two Sawers BBQ as a food trailer in 2015, and opened the physical store in 2017. Randy Sawers said the …

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The Day: A Look Back at Recent Critics’ Reviews of Day Dining

The Day: A Look Back at Recent Critics’ Reviews of Day Dining

noble smokehouse 4 Roosevelt Ave., Mystic Find them at www.noblesmokehouse.com The barbecue at Noble Smokehouse is very, very good. It’s the ultimate comfort food, a delicious antidote to help chase away the winter blues. Burnt pork belly tips ($15) are greasy. They are savory and sweet, smoky and gooey in a magical way. The brisket …

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Ribfest moving to Wheaton?  The DuPage County Fairgrounds could be the new home for the event

Ribfest moving to Wheaton? The DuPage County Fairgrounds could be the new home for the event

If the smoke signals coming from Wheaton are any indication, Ribfest organizers are hatching a plan to bring the summer tradition to a new location in DuPage County. After 32 years in Naperville and a hiatus from COVID-19, the 2022 edition of Ribfest could serve up slow-cooked barbecue delights at the Wheaton County Fairgrounds. The …

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