Blue Door Smokehouse – Lexington, Kentucky

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I’m a bit ferklempt right now. When my wife Marcela, my bud John and I walked into Blue Door Smokehouse we had no idea what we were in for. Blue Door is a central Texas chop-house/chop-shop style BBQ joint that serves everything on trays with butcher paper. They’ve got a good 5 or 6 homemade […]

Smoke BBQ in Delray Beach and Ft. Lauderdale

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A few weeks back I spent the weekend in Boca Raton. Of course, this staycation revolved around food spots. I had Smoke BBQ on my to do list and my friend Jamie confirmed that it was a must do. I knew that there is another location in Ft. Lauderdale but didn’t realize how different the […]

Uncle Tom’s Barbecue Returns To Form

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I always hope that when someone takes over a restaurant with history that they not only want to preserve but build on it for future generations. I was ecstatic when I heard that Uncle Tom’s Barbecue was not only coming back but with owners showing reverence to what came before them. Last time I ate […]

Passion BBQ Food Truck in Miami, Florida

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My introduction to the guys (now only Rusty) behind Passion BBQ was when they were doing the BBQ at the great but short lived Lunch American Style. They’ve since opened up the Passion BBQ Food Truck and now their brick & mortar home at Craft Bar & Q. Craft Bar & Q is in soft […]

Mrs. Smokeys Real Pit Bar-B-Q In Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

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I can thank my friend Steve for not only telling me about Mrs Smokeys but actually taking me there. After he had convinced me to attend one of the many Food Truck Invasions he has all over South Florida, we stopped at Mrs Smokeys Real Pit Bar-B-Q on the way back to Miami. He just […]

King Of Racks BBQ Serves Up Late Night Eats In Kendall

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Just a few weeks back I started following King of Racks BBQ’s whereabouts on twitter. Once it seemed that they had settled into a semi-permanent schedule I decided it was time to check them out. Their pretty regular schedule is Thursday through Sunday at 107th and Kendall Drive. The hours vary but they can be […]

Preservation In Sunny Isles, Florida

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Every summer when I was kid my family would spend a week at the Golden Strand on Sunny Isles. The highlight of the vacation for me was driving past the Krispy Kreme Doughnut factory and trying to convince my parents to stop. Were we still to go there I’d probably say that my highlight now […]

Fuego Lento – Kendall Florida – CLOSED

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Fuego Lento BBQ in Kendall has only been open a little over month in Kendall but seems to be slowly building a fan base. I felt a little overwhelmed once I walked in and that may have been partially or all attributed to the aroma coming from the smoker. It’s a very spacious dining area […]

Swine Southern Table & Bar In Coral Gables Had Me At Run Pig Run

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I rarely ever speak of it on the blog but I love folks who put together a great concept with decor & ambiance that matches it. It’s not as easy to do as some people seem to believe. The minute I stepped into Swine Southern Table & Bar I felt as if I was about […]

That One Spot – Ocoee, Florida

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I arrived at That One Spot Eatery just a few minutes before opening time. My friend Droolius, who was meeting me here for an early lunch was running late as usual. I warned him that I wasn’t about to wait for him so I walked in and placed my order when the doors opened. After […]