BBQ Industry Friends

There is little doubt that we love BBQ and all the friends we meet along this journey. It has been a privilege meet and develop great relationships with many of the top folks in our industry over the years. We’ve had the opportunity to learn from them, share some of our knowledge, and actually get to cook alongside many of them.

It is with great honor that we share some of our friends and resources in this awesome BBQ industry that we are proud to be a part.


(There are just too many to list but Kent Black, his family, and his team are the best.)

Kent Black’s BBQ, Lockhart and San Marcos, TX
Tinney Barbecue, Austin, TX

Major Q BBQ & Catering, Marietta, GA
Bigun’s Barbeque, Talking Rock, GA
The Pompous Pig, Anderson, SC

Cooking Schools

Gathering Industries 

BBQ Associations

National Barbecue & Grilling Association 
Kansas City Barbeque Society 
Memphis Barbecue Network 
Georgia Barbecue Association 
American Chuck Wagon Association 
National Cattleman’s Beef Association 
American Goat Society

Culinary Resources

Southern Foodways Alliance 
James Beard Foundation

BBQ Pit & Grill Manufacturers

Pits By Klose 
Lang BBQ Smokers 
Primo Grills 
Southern Pride Smokers 
Crown Verity 
Cookers and Grills 
Deep South Smokers 
Kudu Grills