Texas Eats: KSAT Pigskin Classic BBQ Kickoff

David Elder kicks off the KSAT Pigskin Classic with some of the best BBQ from around the state

You can watch “Texas Eats” on Saturdays at 10 a.m. on KSAT 12, KSAT.com, and KSAT Plus, our free streaming app.

This week on Texas Eats, David Elder takes us on a BBQ tour to celebrate the kickoff of football season!

On David’s first stop, he checks in with award-winning pitmaster Esaul Ramos at 2M Smokehouse on the southeast side of San Antonio.

David samples Oaxaca cheese and serrano smoked sausage along with house-made desserts created by Esaul’s wife and pastry chef Grecia Ramos.

His next stop is on the South Side at a family-owned and operated BBQ joint, Bar-B-Q Republic. He hangs out with the owner and pitmaster, Oscar Torres, and samples some loaded Texas taters!

Next up, David heads to Castle Hills for some oak-smoked meats and homey sides at Two Bros. BBQ Market!

He then heads to San Marcos for some award-winning BBQ at Hays County BBQ!

David then heads to the IKEA in Live Oak to check out their food options and sample a BBQ Meatball recipe.

David follows that up with more award-winning BBQ in Seguin at Burnt Bean Company!

He rounds out this BBQ adventure in Fort Worth at Panther City BBQ.

You don’t want to miss this delicious BBQ-filled episode of Texas Eats!

👉 Recipe: Lingonberry BBQ Meatballs 👈

👉 Recipe: Plant Based Tacos with a Swedish Twist 👈

Restaurants featured this week:

2M Smokehouse - 2731 S Ww White Rd, San Antonio, TX 78222

Bar-B-Q Republic - 9607 Southton Rd, San Antonio, TX 78223

Two Bros. BBQ Market - 12656 West Ave, San Antonio, TX 78216

Hays County Barbeque Restaurant - 1612 S Interstate 35, San Marcos, TX 78666

Beef Rib from Hays County BBQ (KSAT12)

Burnt Bean Company - 108 S Austin St, Seguin, TX 78155

Panther City BBQ - 201 E Hattie St, Fort Worth, TX 76104

BBQ tray from Panther City BBQ (KSAT12)

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About the Authors:

David Elder is the host and executive producer of the food and travel show Texas Eats on ABC KSAT 12 and NBC KPRC 2.

Benjamin Garison is a producer, videographer, and editor for the top-rated food and travel show in Central and South Texas, Texas Eats with David Elder. Ben joined the Texas Eats team in the fall of 2020.