Wildsam Field Guides Texas Barbecue

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Overview
Experience Texas BBQ and its traditions, families, nostalgia, and history that make this culinary hotspot something admired the world over in a groundbreaking photo almanac. Wildsam: Texas BBQ features 60 highly curated photos by acclaimed photographers, essays, archival pieces, and interviews with iconic pit masters, BBQ culture icons, and the next generation of Texas pit masters, all dedicated to this Texas pastime. Explore this quintessential Lone Star tradition through:A beautiful and wide-ranging collection of portraits and landscape photography by some of the state's most nationally renowned photographers including Wyatt McSpadden and O. Rufus Lovett; Interviews with living legends including Tootsie Tomanetz, Mando Vera, and Robert Patillo; Essays by some of Texas' most interesting food personalities, including James Beard-nominated Michael Fojtasek, 8th-generation Hidalgo County ranch family member Melissa Guerra, and cookbook writer Jessica Dupuy; The ultimate BBQ joint map to help travelers experience Texas BBQ and its traditions, families, nostalgia, and history.
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ISBN: 9781467199421
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Wildsam
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State: Texas
Series: Photo Almanac Series
Images: 200
Pages: 136
Dimensions: 8 (w) x 10 (h)
Author
Taylor Bruce is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Wildsam Field Guides. He grew up on his family farm on the border of Georgia and Alabama. Taylor studied writing at Vanderbilt University, and, after, wrote freelance for magazines such as Men's Journal, Oxford American and National Geographic Adventure, among others. He took a full-time writer's post at Southern Living in 2007. After moving to New York and pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing at Brooklyn College, Taylor launched Wildsam out of his 500-square foot apartment in 2012. The original Nashville guide caught the attention of national media and thoughtful travelers alike, and in 2015, National Geographic awarded Wildsam the "Traveler 50" award. Taylor lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife, Robin, and two sons, Booker and Truett.
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