The men behind those barbecue websites were amped up about Austin, Texas quality barbecue being available in Bell County, an hour or so north of Travis in which Austin sits.
One of my friends took me up on a barbecue roadtrip offer and we rolled up there this past weekend.
The muscle behind the outfit; Robert Reid and Dirk Miller are taking their barbecue very,very seriously.
Here’s a link to a full report. http://www.scrumptiouschef.com/food/index.cfm/2012/4/5/Field-Report-Millers-Smokehouse-In-Belton-Texas
and a picture of pit boss Robert Reid http://www.scrumptiouschef.com/food/index.cfm/2012/7/5/Austin-Daily-Photo-Robert-Reid-Pit-Boss-At-Millers-Barbecue-In-Belton-Texas