Andrew Knowlton touched off a firestorm when he proclaimed Franklin Barbecue of Austin the finest in the USA.
Some old boys I’m friends with in Tuscaloosa had set their sites on heading up to New York City for some payback, a gang of Cajuns out in Western Louisiana had him sized up for gator bait and a crew of roughnecks out near Abilene were setting and figuring on how to deliver the drygulching they reckoned he deserved.
Knowlton ain’t backing down but he has issued a new list of some more of his favorites-in places like Oregon, New York and Georgia.
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