R.I.P. Bobby Mueller

If you have read part one of my Central Texas BBQ experience you know I’m a big fan of Louie Mueller Barbecue. It’s with a sad heart, taste buds and belly that I bring the news that owner and Pit Master, Bobby Mueller passed this weekend. The mantle now passes to his son Wayne as it did to Bobby in 1974. I know that he will honor the the family name.

Queing Up in Central Texas Part 2

Holly Mackerel! What a Summer it has been for those at the House of Been. With grand dreams of launching this blog and starting a new catering company (Traveling Bistro) all has gone well. We might not have been able to blog quite as much as we would have liked but all in all we’re satisfied with these new beginnings. Thanks to all that have supported our new endeavors. Now on to the BBQ!

Kreuz Market, Smitty’s and Black’s Lockart, Tx

Part two of this report takes us to Lockhart, Texas. Considered by many a mecca for Texas Barbeque. I agree with that assessment. A relatively small Texas town supporting at least four (that I can think of) Barbeque establishments is quite a feet. Here is the low down on three of them. Mind you I don’t intend to rank these one over the other. In fact I think they all have something to offer. Kreuz Market, Smitty’s and Black’s, were all visited on this trip to Lockhart.

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