R&G Bar-B-Que

FM 713 at Whizzerville Rd
McMahan, TX 78616

Phone: 512-398-7276
Hours: Wed & Thur 11-3, Fri 11-€“7, Sat 11-€“3
Website: www.whizzerville.com

Opened 1990
Pitmaster Roy Jeffrey
Method Oak in an indirect heat pit

TMBBQ Rating: 3.25


October 15, 2013

Roy Jeffrey started working at City Market in Luling when he was ten. He then took that sauce and sausage recipe to Houston where he opened Luling City Market with a couple of business partners in 1981. He tired of the city life after a decade as the pitmaster there, and moved back to his hometown of McMahan in 1990. Here’s still there today. (See tomorrow’s Pitmaster Interview for more of Roy’s personal history). The…

May 3, 2013

2011: When we arrived at about 2:00 in the afternoon, the place was empty. We grabbed a couple cans of High Life at $1.75 a piece, then settled down for a snack. The sausage link was well seasoned with plenty of smoke, but it was obvious that it had been sitting around a while. The casing was shriveled and the filling was dry but a dip into that sweet sauce cured all. The brisket was…