Category Archives: Product Reviews

Whispering Pines B-B-Q, Albemarle, NC

As many of you may know, North Carolina is extremely rich in BBQ tradition — so much so that there is a supposed schism between east and west as to what BBQ really is. Whether it’s whole hog or just the shoulder, it’s all pig and magically delicious. I decided to make the trek to a BBQ joint that is lesser-known than its Lexington counterparts yet is not lacking for tradition — Whispering Pines B-B-Q.

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What’s So Great About Sograte BBQ Rubs


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My Mini Georgia BBQ Crawl

Last week I was slated to travel to take a 2-day training class. The good news was that I missed the huge winter storm that slammed North Carolina. The bad news: my class was in Atlanta. So instead of snow and ice, I got lots and lots of ice. But once the ice melted, I decided to hit up a few BBQ joints in and near to the Atlanta area.

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BBQ Nachos, Plus Some Product Reviews


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Review – Frank’s Freedom Sauce

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On the Road: BBQ Adventures

It’s been a while since I’ve taken the time to sit down and do a BBQ restaurant review.  It’s not that I haven’t eaten at any BBQ joints.  On the contrary, I’ve eaten at my fair share of them over the last few months.  I confess that I’ve been lazy and just haven’t taken the time to write them down.  It all works out in the end, however… I can roll them all into one great big epic post!

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The Shizzle Jerk Marinade

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Review: Smokin’ Dave’s BBQ Rubs


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Southern Spicy Sweet Shed Spread from The Shed

Not too long ago, The Shed re-released their suite of sauces and marinades with a new label and a “junk free” declaration.  I’ll go through each of the offerings I was sent by the great folks at The Shed in individual blog posts.  Today let’s check out the Southern Spicy Sweet Shed Spread.

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Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q Sauce

Back in December, I was contacted by Michael Moran from Snazzy Gourmet asking if I wanted to review some of the sauces that are carried on the site.  Absolutely!  I’m always game for trying out sauces.  Today’s review is one of the sauces I received from Snazzy Gourmet.  From the heart of Atlanta GA, here is Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q Sauce.

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