America's Best BBQ by Ardie Davis and Paul Kirk
If you love barbecue then you'll love this book. Secret family recipes revealed for some of your favorite items at famous barbecue landmarks. On top of that this book is full of great stories about the proprietors and pit masters. --Savory Reviews, June 24, 2009 Hungry for something different? Then try America's Best BBQ. Here, two of the world's top barbecue experts present their favorite barbecue recipes from across America. Only Ardie and Paul, the go-to sources on barbecue, can earn the trust-and the secret recipes-from some of the nation's barbecue legends. Amazon Review There's so much to like about this book, most of all the way form and function mesh so well in this BBQ volume that's as much guidebook as cookbook. It's such a genuine, natural mix of recipes, people, places, and BBQ trivia that it's similar to one the road shows on the Food Network and just as enjoyable. Two Kansas City pitmasters have teamed to put all their expertise into America's Best BBQ 100 Recipes from America's Best Smokehouses, Pits, Shacks, Rib Joints, Roadhouses, and Restaurants. Ardie Davis is founder of the American Royal International BBQ Sauce, Rub and Baste Contest. He's also known as Remus Powers, Ph.B. Paul Kirk is the operator of Baron's School of Pitmasters and has won 475 cooking and barbecue awards.