The Great Debate

When it comes to barbecue, an infinite debate exists on exactly where in these great United States holds claim to “the best.” As a self-professed aficionado of seared meats, I can tell you that our little corner of the world here in Central Texas is home to some of the finest – if not THE FINEST – BBQ on the planet. Recent stops at two of my area favorites reconfirm this claim – Franklin Barbecue here in Austin and Cooper’s Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que up in Llano. Quite simply, the life-altering brisket and ribs (and entire experience waiting in line) puts Franklin in a league all its own and, without question, my personal favorite. And, also well worth mentioning, the sausage – both regular and jalapeno – at Cooper’s rank among the best in my book, as well. So…stop what you’re doing and get you some ‘cue!

Franklin Barbecue
900 East 11th Street
Austin, TX 78702
www.franklinbarbecue.com

Cooper’s Old Time Pit-Bar-B-Que
505 West Dallas Street
Llano, TX 78643
www.coopersbbq.com

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