Best BBQ in NYC: Guide to the new 'cue city

Get your hands dirty at the city's best BBQ smokehouses, plus our primers on regional styles and smoked-meat terminology.



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The Southern takeover of Gotham’s food scene is heating up. Red-hot new smokehouses, badass pit masters and the best damn bourbon nips around—here’s your guide to New York’s revved-up barbecue culture. Grab your Wet-Naps for the best BBQ around town.

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