BBQ Potluck Dishes: Side and Dessert Pairings to Serve with Your Meat
Whether you're attending a backyard BBQ, office party, or friends & family event - it can be tough to know what dishes to bring to the potluck. Should it be something sweet or savory? Traditional or unique? Truthfully, it depends on what is being served. No matter if it’s smoked brisket, ribs, turkey, or chicken, we have the perfect pairing for you! So don’t come empty-handed – read on for some delicious inspiration. Perfect Pairings for Grilled Chicken If chicken is on the menu, a great potluck dish to bring is coleslaw. This classic side is always a hit and can be
Weekend Breakfast Favorites in Central Texas
What’s your go-to morning meal? From hearty favorites like breakfast tacos to sweet treats like pancakes, breakfast time offers an array of dishes to fit every tastebud. In this blog post, we'll take a closer look at some of the top breakfast picks for those in San Antonio, New Braunfels, & Boerne! Go Customizable and Convenient: Breakfast Tacos There’s nothing about morning that a breakfast taco can’t fix! A hands-down favorite throughout Central Texas and the perfect choice for those mornings when you’re on the go since they can be enjoyed in the car, at the table, and anywhere in between. Tacos are
A Complete Guide to Planning a Party at Home
Planning a party can be a lot of work, but the memories made are always worth it. While many people opt to hold their events at a venue, hosting in the comfort of your own home can work for an array of events (birthday parties, graduation celebrations, family gatherings, etc.) and save you money! At Smokey Mo’s BBQ, we have over 20 years of experience in helping people amplify their events with delicious Texas BBQ, sides, and desserts. If you’re planning a party or event, read on for our tips to help ensure it goes off without a hitch. Let’s start with
Tips from the Pros: Catering Ideas for Any Event
Planning your catering menu - alongside all the other things you must plan for an event, such as guest list, activities, music, decorations, etc. - can get overwhelming, fast. But it doesn’t have to be. Smokey Mo’s BBQ catering professionals have compiled top ideas and best practices to help make the planning process simpler - no matter the type or size of your event. 5 Catering Menu Planning Tips for Any Event Know Your Audience. The catering menu for your event should accommodate a diverse guest list and match your theme. Considering adults vs. children, event time of day and chosen
6 Ways to Elevate Your Holiday Get-Together
‘Tis the season to be hosting! It’s that time of year when we bring together our favorite people for some festive fun – and great food! However, pulling off a flawless event can be stressful and doesn’t necessarily give those “merry and bright” feelings. Smokey Mo’s BBQ wants to make your season simpler with a few hosting and food planning party tips, plus holiday event catering. 6 Tips to Help You Be the “Host with the Most” Create a Festive Atmosphere. Pick a color, theme, and decorations that make you feel festive. Grab trendy decorations from your local store or get
A Tex-Mex Spin on BBQ
It is no secret that Texas is an authority when it comes to BBQ. Or that Tex-Mex cuisines also live in the hearts (and taste buds) of many Texans. They both offer their own unique twist and hold well-deserved places in the state's culture. But it may come as a surprise that uniting these two cuisines creates a complementary blend of flavors. With ingredients that can be easily combined to create dishes that bring together the best-of-both-worlds, Tex-Mex BBQ has become a staple in homes throughout Texas. If you're interested in taking a stab at creating your own Tex-Mex BBQ or
Are You Ready for a Backyard BBQ? Know What to Bring!
The weather is warming up and restrictions are loosening. That means more backyard BBQs and gatherings this spring and summer!
A Guide to Texas BBQ
The best Texas BBQ is often found close to home, and close to the heart. At Smokey Mo’s BBQ, we believe that barbecuing is so much more than tossing meat in the smoker.
Classic Comfort Foods and Activity Ideas for a Cozy Night In
Now that the weather is cool, and we’ve officially traded our swimsuits for sweaters, you may find yourself wanting more and more cozy nights in.
Have Leftovers from The Holidays? Here Are 21 Recipes to Inspire Your Inner Chef
It’s the day after your holiday celebration and now your refrigerator is filled with leftovers!