Garth Brooks, Traeger Day, and Rowdy BBQ turns 15

Garth Brooks, Traeger Day, and Rowdy BBQ turns 15

You would think the Super Bowl was happening in Pittsburgh this weekend with the media hype and OMFG THE TRAFFIC warnings on TV but rest assure everything will be fine as long as you’re not a jagoff. That pic is from 2015 when I saw Garth Brooks play the second of 5 shows in 3…

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National BBQ Month 2019

National BBQ Month 2019

Here we are at National BBQ Day in the middle of National BBQ Month (fitting eh?) and I swear every year I’m smiling ear to ear at the growth of barbecue in the Pittsburgh area. Locally we have seen new barbecue restaurants opening at the rapid rate of breweries and even recently food truck favorite…

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Burk's Barbeque bringing the smoke in Oakmont

Burk's Barbeque bringing the smoke in Oakmont

When a new barbecue place such as Burk’s Barbeque opens I tend to wait so they can get into their groove. We’re not a BBQ dominated area of the country where you can cook with the same weather all year. It can take time to adjust to our climate of rain, snow, rain, thundersnow, sun,…

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