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Feb 26

Texas Barbecue Photos: John Mueller Meat Co.

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I’ve made a few runs by John Mueller’s new barbecue joint in East Austin but have yet to find a line that I have the patience to wait out. Here’s a photo from opening day when the line stretched all the way down Pedernales, and almost to the point where you could turn left on 2nd street, throw a rock and hit Live Oak Barbecue.

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Texas Barbecue Photos: John Mueller Meat Co. Prepares To Open In East Austin Texas
3 responses - Posted 02.05.13
I shot out a roll of film this past Saturday at the John Mueller Meat Co. located behind Kellee's Place at the corner of e.6th and Pedernales in East Austin. Mueller was in a talkative mood so we repaired to the comforts of the old school bar and sat around ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: Blue Ox Barbecue
no responses - Posted 01.21.13
Brand new food truck in southeast Austin: Blue Ox Barbecue is in the courtyard of Buzz Mill Coffee, a brand new coffee house that will also be more than happy to pour you a beer or mix you a cocktail. And they're running 24/7. Blue Ox purchased a giant iron smoker off ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: John Lewis Of LA Barbecue In Austin
1 response - Posted 11.17.12
Ran down to LA Barbecue this morning, well before they opened, to chat with John Lewis for a minute and see how things are going in his new post as pit boss at the joint where he was an apprentice just a few short weeks ago. Lewis was excited to be ...continue
Dust Up! Taylor Texas Louie Mueller Heirs In Epic Austin Barbecue Battle
no responses - Posted 11.05.12
The Taylor, Texas barbecue dynasty: the Muellers, are back on the front pages of barbecue journals and websites across the United States this week. John Mueller, the firebrand pit boss and son of Bobby Mueller {RIP} has been relieved of his command at his south Austin smokehouse. Here are some hot ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: World Championship BBQ Goat Cook-Off In Brady Texas
no responses - Posted 09.26.12
Right as the most recent World Championship BBQ Goat Cook-Off In Brady Texas ends I start daydreaming about the one that will come 364 days later. I don't make it to as many smoked meat parties as I used to but this one is etched in stone on my calendar ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: John Mueller And John Lewis
1 response - Posted 09.22.12
Utterly unbelievable. I've been covering the Texas barbecue scene since the early 90s and this is the biggest story to break out of the world of Texas smoked meat in eons. John Lewis, former pit boss at Franklin Barbecue has joined forces with John Mueller. Dangerous alliance. Can a humble food trailer ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: Eddie’s BBQ In Lubbock,Texas
no responses - Posted 09.19.12
I always head for the warehouse district when I'm in a new town. With thousands of hard-working men in pants covered with spackle or diesel fuel nearby, there are generally a few meat n 3's, diners, burger joints or barbecue stands that have risen to feed the nearby blue collar ...continue
39th Annual World Championship BBQ Goat Cook-Off Saturday In Brady Texas
no responses - Posted 09.05.12
In an upset reminiscent of the great race horse Man O War losing to a 100-1 underdog, Waco Boys Cooking Team did not bring home the much coveted hospitality award at this years cabrito cook-off out in Brady, Texas. If you visited their campsite you'd never know it. The boys were ...continue
RL Reeves Jr Reports To The Main Stage: Issues Top Ten Barbecue List For Kevin’s BBQ Joints
no responses - Posted 08.27.12
Kevin Kelly is an authority on barbecue. He authors Kevin's BBQ Joints, a website and blog with hundreds if not thousands of barbecue restaurant reviews. To further establish his bona fides, he moved from his home on the West Coast to Central Texas where he served a stint as John ...continue
Scrumptious Chef Soul Food Pop Up Restaurant: Sun Aug 5th At 3 Little Pigs Food Truck
1 response - Posted 08.01.12
After Scrumptious Chef Pop Up #1, barbecue edition we took the lay of the land and decided to wade back into the fray with Pop Up #2. This time we're tackling soul food. Adrian Miller, the soul food scholar{whom you may be familiar with via Southern Foodways Alliance and/or CNN} was ...continue
Austin Texas Barbecue Pop Up Restaurant At Three Little Pigs Food Truck
no responses - Posted 07.13.12
Pop up restaurants are hugely popular in cities like New Orleans, San Francisco, Chicago and Portland, but Austin's largely been left out in the cold of this new phenomena. Til now. This Sunday, July 15th, Chef Raymond Tatum is turning over his East Austin food trailer for the day to the folks ...continue
Daniel Delaney Of BrisketLab Sits Down With RL Reeves Jr
no responses - Posted 07.05.12
I just got off the phone with Daniel Delaney of BrisketLab, the New York City brisket subscription service that has taken the Northeastern part of the United States by storm. Mr. Delaney, the founder of Vendr.TV, was kind enough to spend a few minutes away from the giant, barbecue pit that ...continue
Food And Wine Compiles List Of America’s Best Barbecue Cities
1 response - Posted 06.30.12
Jamie Feldmar of Food and Wine magazine was tasked with creating a list of America’s best barbecue cities. As is the case in all of these lists compiled by people who aren’t lifers {barbecue addicts who’ve given their lives to smoked meat} there are some glaring deficiencies. A few of ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: Davila’s Barbecue Of Seguin Texas Enters The Food Truck Business
2 responses - Posted 06.28.12
Adrian Davila, son of family patriarch Edward, is entering the food truck business. The Eagle Ford Shale oil boom in south Texas is going to be his focus...for now. From the Seguin Gazette “The oil field lent itself to opportunity and I had a spot in Kenedy at 181 and 72 ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: John Mueller. Pit Boss. Texan
3 responses - Posted 06.25.12
It doesn't get any more Texas than this. Legendary pit boss John Mueller, framed by the flag of the great state. Mueller had just come off twelve hours of smoking an entire steer when I took this photo. The beast was descended upon by a crowd of a hundred fanatical ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: A Nice Pair Of Plump, Perfectly Smoked Pork Shoulders
no responses - Posted 05.26.12
Let's face it: In the great state of Texas, the common hog is never going to rival the majestic steer for supremacy when it comes time to build fires and smoke meats. Our abundance of cattle and vast ranges of open fields means that cows, bulls and steers will always be ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: The Yumm Factory In Lampasas
no responses - Posted 05.15.12
Gone but not forgotten. I always stopped in at the Yumm Factory on my way out to the big goat cook-off in Brady, Texas. While they served lots of barbecue, I always opted for one of the better, southern-style breakfasts in the great state. Outstanding biscuits, fried eggs and country ham ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: Pork Steaks, Seasoned And Ready For The Smoker Of John Mueller Barbecue
1 response - Posted 05.14.12
When business carried me down to the Bouldin Creek neighborhood a while back I had to stop in at John Mueller Barbecue for a minute to grab some take away barbecue for the fridge at the house. The cantankerous pit boss Mueller was in the middle of a pork steak project; ...continue
Texas Barbecue Photos: Barbacoa Edition. Mystery Barbacoa Trailer In East Austin
no responses - Posted 05.10.12
Any food sleuths out there? I've got a hot tip for you but you're going to have to work for it. Pictured, a roaring  fire upon which several animal heads were left over-night. This is a clear circumvention of the laws of Texas for commercial sale of barbacoa. It is also ...continue

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