Kolacny Bar-B-Q

BBQ Photographers: Wyatt McSpadden

Oct 19, 2015 By Daniel Vaughn

Wyatt McSpadden – Austin, Texas The work of Wyatt McSpadden has been featured countless times in Texas Monthly. It was his work that graced the pages of our 2013 Top 50 BBQ Joints issue, and two years ago, TMBBQ highlighted a series of photographs he captured of…

Where Has All the Hill Country Barbecue Gone?

Oct 13, 2015 By Daniel Vaughn

It’s not extinct, but the Hill Country style of barbecue certainly belongs on the endangered list. Sometimes called the West Texas style, this method of cooking directly over coals–once pervasive–is seen less frequently. Compounding the problem, it appears fewer and fewer people are bothering to learn or carry on the…

Kolacny Bar-B-Q

Sep 25, 2015 By Daniel Vaughn

This barbecue joint does not exist. No, this is not the start of a philosophical argument over what is and isn’t real. What I mean to say is that I thought this category of barbecue joint–“the unknown”–was gone forever. The “unknown” is a place that I would characterize as a “hidden gem,” a restaurant that…