North Central

Flores Barbecue

Dec 15, 2016 By Daniel Vaughn

When you see a red, white, and blue “BBQ” flag, you know you’ve arrived. Parked in a tiny patch of grass next to a hair salon, Michael Wyont’s popular trailer has been open for less than a year. On a stormy morning, we were grateful to be handed a sample…

Local Yocal Backyard

Nov 4, 2016 By Daniel Vaughn

Local Yocal is better known as a butcher shop in downtown McKinney specializing in all-natural beef. This new venture, which opened in late September 2016, turns their raw goods into barbecue by way of a trailer-mounted Oyler smoker. Juicy slices of smoked turkey breast were the standout of the visit. They were tender and just…