Lexington Barbecue Smoke in North Carolina

Lexington Barbecue Review I

I’ve wanted to visit Lexington Barbecue for years. Every book I’ve read about BBQ or television program that pays homage to Q mentions this place. It is supposed to be the epitome of North Carolina style barbecue nestled in the center of the state in the town of Lexington right off of Interstate 85 (that’s […]

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BBQ Review: The Pit, Raleigh, NC

We’re starting our New Year’s resolutions off early. One is to get out and taste more BBQ. Our little road trip to welcome in the New Year should help get us well on the way. First stop: Raleigh, North Carolina at The Pit. Before we provide a glimpse into the restaurant I should note it […]

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BBQ joints in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Alabama

It’s a New Year’s BBQ

Greetings from Raleigh, North Carolina where we’ve made the first stop of our New Year’s road trip through the Carolinas. Why Carolina? Well we areĀ  going to see Mother – a late Santa delivery (shhh…) Mom’s in the Asheville, NC area. We expect to be cruising through an impending winter storm tomorrow but will BBQ […]

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Lookin’ Good Kid

Every Sunday for as long as I can remember my phone rang after 10am. Dad would call for a weekly check in. Sometimes I called him. Sometimes we would miss a week. Sometimes I couldn’t wait for Sunday and would call him inside a week. We always checked in. I’ll never forget the call on […]

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