Pittsburgh BBQ News and Events: June 14 - 16, 2019

Pittsburgh BBQ News and Events: June 14 - 16, 2019

Happy Father’s Day to all of the dads, stepfathers and father figures out there in BBQ land! YaJagoff! Podcast LIVE at Sugar and Smoke You may have heard us on their podcast a few weeks ago Live from Klavon’s Ice Cream Parlor talking BBQ and tonight they’re taking the show to Sugar and Smoke! Enjoy…

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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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Two Brothers BBQ and Spork Pit ready for 2019

Two Brothers BBQ and Spork Pit ready for 2019

It is very possible to hit 2, maybe 3, BBQ joints for lunch hour. That’s what I did when I visited Two Brothers BBQ and Spork Pit last week on their opening day. Yes, there is a distance between the 2 businesses but they’re well-oiled machines that can get you from window to butt in…

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