Bud Kennedy talks brisket and an upcoming book over a lunch at Angelo's Bar-B-Cue with Daniel Vaughn, Texas Monthly's newly christened barbecue editor. Vaughn's book, "The Prophets of Smoked Meat: A Journey Through Texas Barbecue" will be released on May 14.

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Producer: Taylor Cammack

Direct download: Eats_Beat_-_Ep._7.m4a
Category:Food -- posted at: 9:35am CDT

Dining expert Bud Kennedy and DFW.com editor Rick Press talk "tres" and entrees as they share the best places to eat while watching the Big Dance.

Producer: Taylor Cammack

Direct download: Eats_Beat_-_Ep._6.m4a
Category:Food -- posted at: 5:54pm CDT

Bud Kennedy, who heralds in this episode with an accent from the Emerald Isle, talks St. Patrick's Day food and entertainment hotspots with DFW.com editor Rick Press. Also on the docket, the three-day food and wine festival "Savor Dallas" and a new "Twisted Root" in Bedford.

Producer: Taylor Cammack

Direct download: Eats_Beat_-_Ep._5.mp3
Category:Food -- posted at: 4:18pm CDT

In this episode of Eats Beat, Bud Kennedy and Rick Press jam on the best places to meet and eat between Fort Worth and Dallas and a smorgasbord of topics like breakfast food, Thai food, and New York deli transplants.

Next week: St. Patrick's Day!

Producer: Taylor Cammack

Direct download: Eats_Beat_-_Ep._4.m4a
Category:Food -- posted at: 5:46pm CDT

In this episode of Eats Beat, Bud Kennedy and Rick Press share their beef on local steak and why Fort Worth is the last steak town, talk pizza vs. chicken in Southlake and Keller and commemorate the passing of legendary pianist and Fort Worth icon Van Cliburn.

Producer: Taylor Cammack

Direct download: Eats_Beat_-_Ep._3.m4a
Category:Food -- posted at: 5:31pm CDT

In this episode of Eats Beat, Bud Kennedy and Rick Press celebrate Oscar season by presenting the first annual Buddies awards. The categories for nomination: "Best Performance by a Chicken-Fried Steak in a Leading Role," "Best Diner, Drive-in or Dive that Guy Fieri has never visited," "Biggest Production Restaurant" and "Best Director (Chef) in DFW."

Producer: Taylor Cammack

Direct download: Eats_Beat_-_Ep._2.m4a
Category:Food -- posted at: 5:29pm CDT

Dining expert Bud Kennedy and DFW.com editor Rick Press talk Thanksgiving dining alternatives, the explosion of pizza in the Metroplex and the imminent Torchy's/Fuzzy's taco turf war in the first episode of "Eats Beat."

Producer: Taylor Cammack

Direct download: Eats_Beat_-_Ep._1.m4a
Category:Food -- posted at: 5:17pm CDT

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