Regional Barbecue Primer

A-Z guide to barbecue around the country, from St. Louis to North Carolina
Kansas City Smoky Ribs
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Kansas City Smoky Ribs

If there is a culinary equivalent of a summer anthem, barbecue may very well be it. That said, it's an anthem whose lyrics vary greatly depending on location. Across the country, how people define "barbecue" changes according to cut of meat, cooking method, serving style, sauce, and accompanying sides. Broaden your regional barbecue lexicon with this helpful primer.

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