The history of Memphis barbecue

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Memphis is synonymous with barbecue.

The history of the city can actually be told through the history of barbecue.

Craig Meek turned his popular barbecue blog into a new book called "Memphis Barbecue: A Succulent History of Smoke, Sauce and Soul."


  • mike

    i only like white owned barbecue restaurants that employ white cooks ! the blacks overcook it and like it too greasy with loads of fat and grizzle and they never wash their hands after using the restroom ! the white owned places cook it just right with no fat and its so good i never use any sauce ! just meat bun and slaw !

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