It wasn't last year's announcement that Jack Perkins was about to open a barbecue restaurant that sent a little shock wave through the barbecue community. It was the confidence behind his statement. Perkins, who had built a solid reputation with his burger restaurant Maple and Motor, said opening a successful barbecue joint was purely a matter of diligence and perseverance. Once you learned how to run one type of restaurant, you... More >>>
Jack Perkins and Miss Jessie the smoker aren't daunted by the cult of barbecue.