Daniel "BBQ Snob" Vaughn, the Dallas-based barbecue evangelist whose upcoming barbecue book will be released on Anthony Bourdain's Ecco imprint, ate at Franklin Barbecue earlier today with Bourdain hisownself. The No Reservations host is in town filming a special SXSW edition of the travel and food show.
Afterward, Bourdain appeared on a SXSW panel, telling Austinites:
"Listen, I'm not going to kiss your ass too much but it is not hard to find good food and a good time in Austin."Consider this choir thoroughly preached to.