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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #144 on: July 09, 2017, 05:05:01 PM »

I need to find and try Smoke Jack, that is a new one to me.

Anytime you want to try it, I'll be happy to meet you.  It's in Alpharetta.
If it's scheduled properly and my job doesn't crap on me,  I'd meet y'all up there.  Since I moved from mansell to Dunwoody I haven't been there. :(

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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #145 on: July 09, 2017, 05:06:08 PM »
So I tried GC BBQ in Roswell. I got pulled pork and a side of brisket with collard greens and potato salad. Overall, I would rate it good. Brisket was dry. Good bark on the pork. Smoke flavor overall was average. For me, for joints near me I would still rate Smokejack as my top, followed by Cue and GC would be next.


Good brisket on the east coast is not easy to find.  I think it's so unusual here that people don't know it can be so much better.  It's not as bad as trying to find need ribs, but it's close.

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agreed on the Brisket.  I usually don't find it at a joint that is better than mine,usually its worse.  Community BBQ on Clairmont has some darn good Brisket.

I need to find and try Smoke Jack, that is a new one to me.
I also think Community Q has awesome brisket. They are pricey but deliver big size portions.


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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #146 on: July 09, 2017, 05:30:45 PM »
After tubing in Ellijay yesterday I wanted to find a local hole in the wall. Well, we found it. We stopped & ate at Pooles BBQ on 515. It was pretty good. They probably had the best Brunswick stew I've ever eaten & I'm not a fan. The baked beans were also pretty good. I got the sliced brisket sandwich. It was almost cold but every time I get brisket its the same temperature. I want it warn or hot. Oh well.
The bite of pulled pork I had was really good. Next time I'll get that.
They had 3 sauces & it was hard to pick a favorite but I'd say the sweet was the best. It had a tab bit of heat to it.
My wife said she was impressed. I would agree.


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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #147 on: July 09, 2017, 11:07:23 PM »

I need to find and try Smoke Jack, that is a new one to me.

Anytime you want to try it, I'll be happy to meet you.  It's in Alpharetta.
If it's scheduled properly and my job doesn't crap on me,  I'd meet y'all up there.  Since I moved from mansell to Dunwoody I haven't been there. :(

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Same. I haven't been there in a few years.
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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #148 on: July 10, 2017, 12:28:45 PM »

I need to find and try Smoke Jack, that is a new one to me.

Anytime you want to try it, I'll be happy to meet you.  It's in Alpharetta.
If it's scheduled properly and my job doesn't crap on me,  I'd meet y'all up there.  Since I moved from mansell to Dunwoody I haven't been there. :(

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Same. I haven't been there in a few years.

maybe we can make that happen next week.  This week is out for me

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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #149 on: July 10, 2017, 03:10:11 PM »

I need to find and try Smoke Jack, that is a new one to me.

Anytime you want to try it, I'll be happy to meet you.  It's in Alpharetta.
If it's scheduled properly and my job doesn't crap on me,  I'd meet y'all up there.  Since I moved from mansell to Dunwoody I haven't been there. :(

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Same. I haven't been there in a few years.

maybe we can make that happen next week.  This week is out for me
I say the same thing

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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #150 on: July 10, 2017, 03:14:10 PM »

I need to find and try Smoke Jack, that is a new one to me.

Anytime you want to try it, I'll be happy to meet you.  It's in Alpharetta.
If it's scheduled properly and my job doesn't crap on me,  I'd meet y'all up there.  Since I moved from mansell to Dunwoody I haven't been there. :(

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Same. I haven't been there in a few years.

maybe we can make that happen next week.  This week is out for me
I say the same thing

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Isn't that a chain?

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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #151 on: July 10, 2017, 03:14:55 PM »

I need to find and try Smoke Jack, that is a new one to me.

Anytime you want to try it, I'll be happy to meet you.  It's in Alpharetta.
If it's scheduled properly and my job doesn't crap on me,  I'd meet y'all up there.  Since I moved from mansell to Dunwoody I haven't been there. :(

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Same. I haven't been there in a few years.

maybe we can make that happen next week.  This week is out for me
I say the same thing

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Isn't that a chain?
Not to my knowledge...but it should be replicated at every opportunity...incredible grub

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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #153 on: July 11, 2017, 11:33:55 AM »


Roark Capital buying Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q

One of the Colorado locations is less than 10 minutes from my house...we ate there last week.
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Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #154 on: July 13, 2017, 06:53:53 PM »
Going to try the beef brisket. And Four Rose's Single Barrel 100 proof.




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Re: Eateries and Drinkeries - tell us you fav spots
« Reply #155 on: July 13, 2017, 07:42:31 PM »
Not great


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