A Flaming Dr Pepper

Last November I travelled to Austin, Texas to watch the Inaugural Formula One race at the Circuit of the Americas track. While I as there, my friends and I went to a half dozen barbecue places, a couple of restaurants and a few bars. One bar that we enjoyed was the Cheers Shot Bar in…

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If Pigs Could Fly

If you like bacon and most of you reading this should, this doughnut is for you. This doughnut is created for you when you order, unlike other places which have their maple bacon doughnuts pre-made and sitting on a shelf in a display case. The presentation is simple; it is all about the large amount…

Get Gas at Rudy’s Bar-B-Q

When I returned to Austin for my second visit, There were two places I had to return to, The Salt Lick Bar-B-Que and Rudy’s Bar-B-Q. In Texas, it seems that everyone spells barbecue differently. Rudy’s is a chain that started life near San Antonio, Texas and now has multiple locations in Texas and other southwest…