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A south Texas barbecue podcast talking anything from beginning to barbecue, stories from the backyard and competition barbecue. We are a group friends from South Texas (Rio Grande Valley) who share a passion for good food, good BBQ, and good times. Besides cooking in the backyard for most of our lives, we started competing in local cook-offs sanctioned by the IBCA.

A south Texas barbecue podcast talking anything from beginning to barbecue, stories from the backyard and competition barbecue. We are a group friends from South Texas (Rio Grande Valley) who share a passion for good food, good BBQ, and good times. Besides cooking in the backyard for most of our lives, we started competing in local cook-offs sanctioned by the IBCA.

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A south Texas barbecue podcast talking anything from beginning to barbecue, stories from the backyard and competition barbecue. We are a group friends from South Texas (Rio Grande Valley) who share a passion for good food, good BBQ, and good times. Besides cooking in the backyard for most of our lives, we started competing in local cook-offs sanctioned by the IBCA.

Twitter:

@readysetbbq

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep. 70 - Toothpickgate & Dead A$$ Last

7/12/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Jaime, Johnny and Isaac. We start off with some headlines talking about our fellow Longhorn Kevin Durant. He keeps making some questionable decisions that have us questioning his character. We then talk about one of our favorites on the podcast, Elon Musk. Some news came out this week that he knocked up one of the CEO's of one of his companies. Jaime thinks he's just listening to his advice on the podcast and thinks all rich guys should leave it in. We...

Duration:00:47:31

Ep. 69 - Chillin Outside & High Steaks

6/29/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Jaime, Hiram, and Eddie. We change things up a bit as we take the podcast to the back porch as we have a round table talk unscripted. We start by talking about the upcoming cookoff on the 4th of July weekend, the Texas Cook'em High Steaks in Edinburg. We talk a little steak cooking fresh off a night time practice as well as how we plan to dress and walk up if we get a call. You don't score till you score. We are a little late on the breaking news on the...

Duration:00:45:26

Ep. 68 - Father’s Day & Tex-Mex BBQ

6/21/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Jaime and Hiram. We go blast to the past and bring back a segment from our old podcast, What are you drinking? We start by talking about what we are drinking and Hiram has his opinions on seltzer waters. We also get into some current events with the recent WWE scandal and the NBA Finals champs, Golden State Warriors. We have a short debate about Lebron and Curry. Hiram ends the segment with a public apology to a celebrity that he has been not so nice to...

Duration:00:43:54

Ep. 67 - Almost Champs & Boat Parties

6/14/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Jaime, Hiram and Hector makes his way back on to the podcast after a long hiatus. We start with a repeat headlines and ask Hector why he thinks that not that many people are paying attention the NBA Finals. Jaime want to talk about Deshawn Watson as he has been a popular subject in the news again. We make prediction about when he will actually play again. 10:00 min I tell the guys about my experience at the Sizzling on the Tropics Cookoff in McAllen....

Duration:00:48:42

Ep. 66 - Steak Cooking with Brett Gallaway

6/7/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Johnny Deep, Jaime, Hiram and 2 guests, Brett Galaway Founder/President of the Steak Cooking Association and Ronnie Larralde promoter of the Texas Cook'em High Steaks in Edinburg. We start with some headlines and why we think that not that many people are paying attention the NBA Finals. Johnny thinks its cause people don't have ABC but I think we have a better theory. 6:00 min We dive into it with the 16th annual Texas Cook'em High Steaks in...

Duration:00:58:55

Ep. 65 - Joepardy & Medium Raw Steaks

6/1/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Isaac, Jaime and Hiram (and Erica). We start off with headlines talking about the terrible events that happened in Uvalde Texas, only 3 hours north of us. We don't focus on the recap or the politics but on how local Texans and specifically the bbq community coming together to lend a hand. Also the efforts that HEB has been making to help out as well. In Texas we help each other in times of need. We close out with some predictions from the upcoming NBA...

Duration:00:44:19

Ep. 64- Venice BBQ & Gen. Motorboat

5/25/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Isaac, Johnny, Jaime and Hiram. We start off with headlines talking about the new potential QB General Booty. Johnny bashes On the Border and does not think this should be an option for Taco Tuesday. We talk about some military news as an office decides it would be ok to Motorboat a junior officer during her medal award. Johnny wants to get his motorboat medal in the boyscouts. 10:00 min We get into some bbq talk as Hiram gives a review of a barbecue...

Duration:00:45:33

Ep. 63- Hawaii BBQ & Nudes in Space

5/17/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Isaac, and Hiram. We start off with a little bit of NBA playoffs or better yet blow outs. We then dive in to boxing as the best pound for pound fighter, Canelo takes a loss over Cinco de Mayo. Megan Fox is now claiming she's a vampire going as far as drinking blood. Hiram shares his take on Hollywood weirdness and how they try to stay in the headlines. Another interested story about NASA now sending nudes into space to try to attract alien interest in...

Duration:00:51:26

Ep. 62 - Mexican Circus & Propane Brisket

5/3/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Jaime, Isaac, and Hiram. Hiram gets a little delayed so we start the BBQ talk a little early as I give some props to one of my favorite bbq places, Tucker's BBQ in Raymondville. I happen to be in that area during the week so I indulge on some mesquite smoked brisket, ribs, mac & cheese and their famous broccoli slaw. I also visit another favorite of the RSB Podcast, Smokecrafters BBQ in Mission, TX. I convince my brother to take his family out there. I...

Duration:00:45:02

Ep. 61 - Easter BBQ & Deep in Depp

4/26/2022
0 mins In this episode I am joined by Jaime, and Hiram. We start by talking about Mike Tyson getting into some blows with some random guy who messing with him on a flight. We then talk about the other Tyson (Fury) and his easy victory over some guy. 6:00 min We get into our BBQ talk some barbecue as we give a short recap of the Los Cunados cookoff and some props to the winners. We each talk about what we did for Easter and the type of barbecue we had or didn't have. Hiram gives us a...

Duration:00:45:08

Ep. 60 - Mexican Vin Diesel & Courage Cookoff

4/13/2022
0 mins In this episode we welcome back Nadia as I am joined by Jaime, Johnny Deep and Hiram. We start by talking about the headlines as we talk about the Masters and one of our own Longhorns pulling off the victory. Of course the Masters are nothing without mentioning Tiger Woods who made a miraculous recovery and was able to compete. Brett Favre wants to take the cochino title from Deshawn as he is in the news for some shady behavior that brings back talk of his text message scandal. We...

Duration:00:46:56

Ep. 59 - Podcast Madness & Slapping People

4/6/2022
0 mins In this episode we get the gang back together as I am joined by Jaime, Johnny Deep and Hiram. We start by talking about the NCAA tournament and our disinterest in it. Duke fails to make the last dance for Coach K. We then talk about WrestleMania and some wardrobe malfunctions. Stone Cold saves the event with two appearances. 10:00 min We get into our BBQ talk as we give a recap of the Palmer Drug Abuse Program Courage to Change Cookoff. We battled through exhaustion and the Valley...

Duration:00:45:55

Ep. 58 - The Daddys Awards & Cabrito Cooking

3/29/2022
0 mins In this episode we get the gang back together as I am joined by Jaime, Hector and Hiram and Johnny. We start by talking about our boy Deshaun Watson and getting the biggest contract in NFL history. Jaime thinks he did nothing to merit a suspension while the rest of us say, No he doesn't think he did anything wrong. Another podcast ambassador makes the news as the football player that went viral for tackling a ref at our High School gets arrested for being asleep with a sizeable...

Duration:00:46:15

Ep. 57 Bad BBQ & Chimney Nuts

3/22/2022
0 mins In this episode we get the gang back together as I am joined by Jaime, Hector and Hiram. We start by talking about March Madness and Texas's disappointing out. We talk about why no one besides me filled out a bracket and how no one is that into college basketball. We then talk about our guy Deshaun Watson having recently signed a blockbuster deal with Hector's Cleveland Browns. Birthday Shoutouts are given to podcast contributor and sometimes BBQ team competitor Connie from Snowbite....

Duration:00:45:25

Ep. 56 - Free Deshaun & 1st IBCA Grand Champ

3/15/2022
0 mins In this episode we get the gang back together as I am joined by Jaime, Hector and Hiram. We start by talking about Deshawn Watson being free of all criminal charges but he's not completely out of the water. Tom Brady has to spoil the fun by announcing his Unretirement. We also give a shout out to the fajita bandit who we talked about in early season one. 8:00 min We get into our BBQ talk as the Harvest Fest cook off in Edinburg looms this coming weekend. We reminisce as this was...

Duration:00:46:21

Ep. 55 - Courage to Change Cookoff and Nadia

3/9/2022
0 mins In this episode Jaime, Isaac, Marisol and I are joined by our special guest Nadia Ochoa De La Garza (Executive Director of Palmer Drug Abuse Program). We start by sharing a story about a fellow Edinburg man that is suing Applebees for serving him too much and causing him to crash into an 18 wheeler. Jaime gives us a UFC story about Cain Velasquez going postal and picks up 10 counts of attempted murder. 5:00 min We talk about this years' Courage to Change Cookoff by Palmer Drug...

Duration:00:47:23

Ep. 54 - Smokin on the Rio & Soft Elon

3/1/2022
0 mins In this episode Jaime and I are joined by Hiram (via Zoom in LA). I start off by giving a quick recap of the bad weather we had at the 2022 Smokin on the Rio Cookoff in Mercedes, TX. I talk about the partying the night before as well as the struggles we had throughout the day. We had some pretty good turn ins in my opinion and met some pretty cool people. I share some of the results that I can remember as we got one call in beans. To see the full list of results check out the Smoking...

Duration:00:46:52

Ep. 53 - Jim Buchanan of Dozier’s BBQ & LA Super Bowl

2/22/2022
0 mins In this episode Jaime and I interview a special guest, Jim Buchanan, Pitmaster at Dozier's BBQ a Smokehouse and Meat Market in Fulshear, Texas since 1957. Jim gives a background of his days as a backyard warrior cooking central Texas style brisket and pork ribs. 5:00 min We then talk about how Jim got into the competition barbecue world and quickly made a name for himself in his very first cookoff. Jim tells us about some of his more memorable cookoffs and he gives us some advice...

Duration:00:53:00

Ep. 52 - Super Bowl Chicken Sandwiches

2/15/2022
In this episode I am joined by Jaime, Hector, and Eddie (via Phone). We start off by talking about the Super Bowl. Most of us were pro Bengals but the end result didn't go in our favor. We did make a bet in Vegas that we collectively hit so at least there was that. Jaime gives us a poor recap of the UFC fights. We give a shout out to our Super Bowl Giveaway contest winners. Eddie gives us a recap of a cookoff that he competed in this past weekend. He doesn't have the other half of Chillin N...

Duration:00:45:15

Ep. 51 - San Antonio Rodeo & Pam and Tommy

2/8/2022
In this episode I am joined by Jaime, Hector, Johnny and Hiram (via L.A.) We start off by talking about the NFL, specifically the Super Bowl. We talk about who we think will win and who we are cheering for. We then talk about fellow podcaster Joe Rogan. We also fear that one day we may get cancelled for the controversial takes we have sometimes. We get into the barbecue talk with me talking about some beef jerky I made over the weekend with Hector's little rub. I have some professional...

Duration:00:48:02