Results tagged with 'barbecue'
Published Oct. 31, 2016
Last year, it was Atlas BBQ smoked not only its tasty meats, but the rest of the competition in the best barbecue category. Would the Grafton-based barbecue joint pull it off for a second year? Or would it be another restaurant's turn to grill its competitors?
Published Aug. 29, 2016
From smoky ribs to savory brisket, barbeque lovers are sure to find a favorite among the offerings from ten barbeque vendors at the Big Gig BBQ on Sept. 4. But, with so many options, which ones should you be sure to try? We asked the vendors.
Published Aug. 17, 2016
Questions are still looming about the fate of the former East Side location of Red Dot, which is currently in the process of being sold. But we've got the low down on improvements to the East Tosa location, where business is growing.
Published Feb. 25, 2016
Late this afternoon, Summerfest announced the debut of the Big Gig BBQ, a mix of music, motorcycles and smoked meat coming to Henry Maier Festival Park on Sunday, Sept. 4.
Published Feb. 23, 2016
You still think a smoke ring is what makes great barbecue? Think again. There's a whole lot more that goes into the art of 'que. Here's the story behind some of Milwaukee's best at Iron Grate BBQ Co.
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Saturday August 31st, 2013 – Homewood, IL This is not a great weekend for comedy, so I arranged a couple of door deal shows to hopefully make the most of the situation. Everyone has to be more entrepreneurial these days, but that’s no guarantee even one paid customer w...
Monday July 29th, 2013 – Ft. Walton Beach, FL/Fox Lake, IL I heartily challenge anyone who thinks they might want to become a professional entertainer of any kind to spend 24 straight hours in a car before they ever get their first gig and then come tell me if they’re ...
Monday May 27th, 2013 – Fox Lake, IL It’s Memorial Day, and I’m in a reflective mood. The weather today in the Chicago area really rots, and it’s ruining people’s mood. I can feel it. Barbecues are being cancelled, and I sensed an ominous vibe from qu...
Wednesday August 1st, 2012 – Fox Lake, IL Welcome to the wonderful world of August. This is a month of transition, one of the biggest of any given year in my opinion. It’s the antithesis of that old saying of March coming in like a lion and going out like a lamb. Mar...
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