Plus: Don’t forget to vote in the Texas Monthly Readers’ Choice barbecue bracket.
Podcast: At Momma Jean’s BBQ in Lampasas, owner and pitmaster Johnny Walker carries on his family’s barbecue legacy.
Dear Daniel: Are all barbecue cooks pitmasters?
Welcome to the golden age of Texas barbecue.
As if defending the TMBBQ Top 50 weren’t enough, Texas Monthly Barbecue Editor Daniel Vaughn is also in the middle of his book tour for The Prophets of Smoked Meat, which brought him last week to the city he now says is “the capital of Texas BBQ.” That’s…