Angelo’s Barbecue – Fort Worth, Texas

You can’t ask for a barbecue recommendation while in Fort Worth without hearing the name Angelo’s.  After the millionth person told me just how good the barbecue is at this place, I finally caved in, convinced the wife, and drove out there for dinner.  It is located just outside of Fort Worth in a city called White Settlement.  I’m not sure what I was expecting, but when my wife and I pulled up I was at first a little put off I must admit.

The building is just sort of humdrum on the outside.  I almost drove right past it as it just blends in so much.  The parking lot, however, was packed (which is always a good sign) so we went ahead and pulled in.  The moment I opened my car door was when I first knew I shouldn’t be prejudging the place.  The smell of smoky meat was thick in the air, and let me tell you, it was a heavenly scent!  I wasted no time from then on out and quickly followed the scent inside. Continue reading

Woody Creek BBQ

Woody creek BBQ located on the west side of Fort Worth Texas and a location in Springtown about 40 miles west of down town Fort Worth serve traditional BBQ as well as some unique menu items for those that need to feel like they need a trend.

I’ll get right to it, when I go to new BBQ joint I look to make sure there are the traditional items that make a true BBQ place a BBQ place. While Woody Creek has Ribs, Brisket, Sausage, and Chicken, the Chicken breast is just Chicken breast. So no half Chickens or Chicken Quarters for you folks looking for traditional BBQ Chicken, this aint your joint. Continue reading

PGA Tour’s Hunter Haas favorite Fort Worth BBQ joints

Growing up in Fort Worth, TX it might be by default that one learns the Pleasures of Smoking BBQ and eating it on a regular basis. One early memory is of my mom picking up Cousins Pit BBQ for the whole family. This means gallons of tea, quarts of chopped and sliced brisket, and pints of various sides. To say a BBQ joint is the best in town is easy for some people to do. I tend to weigh out the positives of all my frequented established BBQ joints. Three great stops in Fort Worth are Angelo’s, Railhead, and Cousin’s, I should also mention the new player in town Hard8. My final score on Continue reading