Cody Johnson- Southside Market & Barbeque location on Central Avenue in Elgin, Texas. Me and my papaw have been going since I was a little boy and eat sausage called “hot guts”
Will Hoge- Cooper’s in New Braunfels, Texas
Smithfield- Franklin BBQ in Austin, Texas
Delta Rae’s Grant Emerson- Ole Time Barbecue in Raleigh, NC. I’ve been going there since I was 8 years old. I used to play baseball and football with the owner Jerry’s son growing up. It’s a tiny little place and cheap. The wait staff tries to take your order before you have completely sat down in your chair.
Matt Rogers- southern soul on St. Simons Island
Dave Innis of Restless Heart- Masterpiece in Kansas City and Dreamland BBQ in Alabama
Clark Hill- Joe’s BBQ… but seriously. Sonny’s in my home town is literally one of the best BBQ joints.
Jesse Rice- Hands down- Southern Soul BBQ in Saint Simons Island, GA
Caroline Jones- Rendezvous in Memphis, TN
T. Graham Brown- Slim’s Downtown B.B.Q Emporium and Used Car Lot
Logan Mize- BB’s Lawnside BBQ in Kansas City.
Bailey James- My Grandpa’s house in Texas (haha). It’s better than any brisket you could get at a restaurant.
Lucy Angel- Edley’s BBQ in Nashville, TN
Amber DeLaCruz- Callahan BBQ in Callahan, FL
Ryan Follese- That is a tough one. One of my favorites in right in here Tennessee, The Perfect Pig. Another famously amazing one is Dinosaur BBQ in NY