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Atlanta BBQ Battle: Heirloom Market vs Fox Bros…

Atlanta BBQ Battle: Heirloom Market vs Fox Bros…

Pigskin Pursuit October 13, 2013 0

Although a familiar refrain this season, only moments after touching down in Hartsfield Atlanta Airport, I am gleefully awaiting my order at one of the finer barbecue establishments in the city.  In what has

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Peg Leg Porker – Getting a leg up on the Nashville BBQ scene…

Peg Leg Porker – Getting a leg up on the Nashville BBQ scene…

Pigskin Pursuit September 12, 2013 0

In the pantheon of Tennessee barbecue the city of Nashville is far out shadowed by its more reputable brother Memphis.  Memphis lays claim to the most famous BBQ joints in the state (arguably the

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Pecan Lodge – Finding Real BBQ in Dallas…

Pecan Lodge – Finding Real BBQ in Dallas…

Pigskin Pursuit December 24, 2012 0

Staying in Fort Worth for the epic Notre Dame vs Oklahoma tilt, I needed my routine fix of proper Texas barbecue.  Traditionally this entailed an exhausting three hour (one way) jaunt down to Austin,

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Podnahs Pit BBQ – Finding a real pit in the Pacific Northwest…

Podnahs Pit BBQ – Finding a real pit in the Pacific Northwest…

Pigskin Pursuit November 29, 2012 1

As this season has taken me to new corners of the country, and largely out of the great barbecue geographies, it’s been a challenge to keep up my recommended daily allowance of ribs, brisket

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Smoque BBQ – Where there’s smoque, there’s good cue’…

Smoque BBQ – Where there’s smoque, there’s good cue’…

Pigskin Pursuit October 4, 2012 0

On Smoque BBQ, Daniel Vaughn writes “This is the closest thing to true Texas Style BBQ that I’ve found outside of Texas.”  With time for only one lunch in Chicago, my barbecue destination was

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Archibalds BBQ – The other Tuscaloosa legend…

Archibalds BBQ – The other Tuscaloosa legend…

Pigskin Pursuit November 18, 2011 0

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Blue City Cafe – Memphis BBQ on Beale…

Pigskin Pursuit October 5, 2011 0

On the return trip back through Memphis on Sunday, the exhaustion of a two game Southern road trip weekend was starting to take its toll. After dropping Dad off at the airport for an

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Dreamland BBQ – The Other Alabama Legend…

Pigskin Pursuit October 5, 2011 0

Poll anyone wearing khakis and a crimson polo for the one place in Tuscaloosa that you absolutely must try before leaving, and the inevitable answer will be Dreamland BBQ. The original location on Jug

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Little Dooey BBQ in Starkville

Pigskin Pursuit October 5, 2011 0

Despite being a formidable Southern college town, barbecue options in Starkville are actually somewhat limited. Only a handful of places show up on a google search, one of which includes Applebee’s. As much as

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BBQ Shop in Memphis – Gettin’ Sauced…

Pigskin Pursuit October 4, 2011 0

Hot off the runway, I slung my fathers bag into the back seat of the car and sped back North into Memphis for a quick BBQ lunch. We were under the gun to get

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