Category Archives: BBQ

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La Tequila Jalisco

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On Wednesday, Mary had just come back from China and we didn’t want to cook ourselves, we tried a relatively new Mexican restaurant here in Fredericksburg, the La Tequila Jalisco. You’re right: this time it wasn’t to be “real” Texan, … Continue reading

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SolarEclipseRoadTrip – Day 11 [From Enid/OK back Home to Fredericksburg/TX]

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017: All good things (must) come to an end – eventually – and so this ist he last day now of our SolarEclipseRoadTrip. Once again I woke up without an alarm, at 6:05AM, while Mary slept on … Continue reading

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Pre-Labor-Day BBQ

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We didn’t do our Labor Day Barbeque today, but kind of anticipated Labor Day and did it yesterday. This time we had bought quite a lot of meat so that it would be worth while breaking out the bbq pit. … Continue reading

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SolarEclipseRoadTrip – Update [Back Home Safe and Sound]

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As it might be a few days before I have the time to really start blogging about this trip, I just want to post a short note here that we’re back home in Fritztown safe and sound. And here’s the … Continue reading

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Superbowl Preparations

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What is Superbowl Sunday without a good BBQ?! Absolutely unthinkable, especially here in Texas. Superbowl Vorbereitungen Was ist ein Superbowl Sonntag ohne Barbeque?! Absolut undenkbar, ganz besonders hier in Texas. That is why I got the grill/smoker out, and did … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip – Day 13 [Independence/MO – Beatrice/NE]

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After a good breakfast [2 pancakes and 2 breakfast link sausages for Mary, an egg, 4 sausage patties and 2 cups of coffee for me] we got on the road on another wonderful autumn day – cool but sunny. The … Continue reading

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Wedding Anniversary Dinner

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Yesterday, on our anniversary, our most-liked restaurant here in Fredericksburg, the Cabernet Grill, was closed, unfortunately. So we decided to do something quite different than that posh restaurant: we went to Cooper’s in Llano, to an archetypically Texan “barbeque joint”. … Continue reading

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Best Kasseler Ever …

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… or very nearly so was the Kasseler we had yesterday, from the pork chops I had smoked on Saturday. I might have had equally good or even slightly better Kasseler in Germany, but definitely nowhere here in the US, … Continue reading

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A Whole Day of BBQ-ing Pleasure

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Well, not 24 hours, but – preparations included – it was more than 9 hours, from before 10 AM till after 7 PM, but still it was pleasure and not work, since most of the time it was just watching … Continue reading

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More BBQ-Fun – Continued

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After we had done the chicken on our BBQ pit on Friday afternoon/evening, we decided to try steaks [1 prime New Tork Strip and 1 prime Ribeye] yesterday. Let’s start with some self-crticism: they didn’t turn out exactly as I … Continue reading