Craft barbecue is taking over the Texas suburbs, says Texas Highways magazine, which rolled through Cleburne, Kennedale, and Grand Prairie. A native of Cairo, Egypt, Kareem El-Ghayesh is now serving his own brand of barbecue at pop-ups in Austin. He said learning the craft from Texas pitmasters is “like learning basketball from LeBron James.” One of the state’s best barbecue joints is closed indefinitely: As pitmaster Bryan Bingham departs Longview's iconic Bodacious on Mobberly to start his own barbecue venture, the longtime restaurant is temporarily closing its doors to make repairs and updates to its building. https://t.co/THa07i7H2c— Longview News-Journal (@newsjournal) May 5, 2021 Former Bodacious pitmaster Bryan Bingham will soon open his own barbecue concept, Sunbird Barbecue, in Longview. Port Lavaca’s LaVaca BBQ, which just…View Original Post
The post As Bodacious Bar-B-Q Temporarily Shutters, a Sunbird Rises appeared first on Texas Monthly.