Tommyknocker Beer Brats

It can be interesting when companies combine their products/efforts. Sometimes it works…sometimes it doesn’t. For example, Budweiser and Nascar. Now I recognize that many Nascar fans enjoy a Bud from time to time but the whole drinking and driving thing just doesn’t mix well. Or Dodge and the Lingeria Football League. A fine idea for […] ...

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Bourque’s Pork Boudin

We recently received a shipment of various smoked sausage and boudin from Borque Specialties in Port Barre La (thanks guys!). I’ve started making my way through some of their fine sausage products but after sampling their boudin, I knew that it was going to be the first product we reviewed for the site. A flavorful […] ...

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Snow’s BBQ Smoked Jalapeno Sausage

I’ve made a couple of trips over the years down to Texas for a run at some of the best BBQ in the country. From the well known joints to mom and pop places in every small town, Texas has some great BBQ! Unfortunately, this isn’t a blog about BBQ. Fortunately though, many of the […] ...

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Southside Market – Elgin Garlic Pork Smoked Sausage

Fresh on the heels of our review of their 1882 Smoked Sausage, we jumped right back in and tried out their Garlic Pork Sausage variety. I’m a firm believer that garlic goes well with anything with the possible exception of chocolate so I’m always on the lookout for any combination of beef or pork and […] ...

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Savoie’s Andouille Sausage

I love all things Cajun/Creole and as luck would have it, there are some fine styles of sausage that come out of Louisiana.  Unfortunately it can be difficult to find decent LA products in my market but from time to time I trip across one so I counted myself lucky one day as I was […] ...

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