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Brethren Road Trips The travel logs of our members. Q- joints, restaurants, entertainment, reviews while we travel around the 50 states. Also, Post here for a shout out to members to meet up with while on the road.


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Unread 02-13-2012, 11:44 PM   #1
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Talking Visiting Brethren

Had the chance to go to the LA area so I had to stop and talk with some of the Brethren! I went to visit BigMista Neil Strawder and his crew at the farmers market. After a slight detour to the wrong farmers market , I finally met up with Neil.



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The food was great and here is what was left of the sampler before I could get the camera out!



After meeting Neil, I actually drove to Steph's, Simply Marvelous BBQ himself, house!



Steph made comp ribs and got me thinking about competing myself!

All in all it was a great time with some great Brethren and great Que!

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Hope you brought me a to-go plate from Bigmista's...
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Unread 02-13-2012, 11:58 PM   #3
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Hope you brought me some of Steph's secret competition rub
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Porks-a-lot, can't remember the the show but i do remember the quote.. Well...

Landarc, Steph only gave me enough for myself! I tried to get you guys some (atleast I think I did).

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Well you have been a busy guy while in California. Pretty much did the whole state. See you Wednesday!
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He hasn't done Santa Rosa and Russian River Brewing, which is too bad really.
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True, but a good reason to come back!
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What a great trip! Thanks for posting!
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I'm not jealous at all!
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Pretty cool Jeff and..........^^^what Phu said.
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Wow you had a really great trip
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Big Mista and Steph are great guys (Don't tell them that I said that, it'll just go to their heads )

Watch out for that Northern California bunch, however
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Thanks everyone, and yes, since I have to come out once every six months I will be back for Russian River!

The guys were great, and I can't wait to meet the Bay area Brethren!

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Ron, Ron, Ron, you have only seen us at our most cordial and best behavior. Now, if you want to see us with a fire blazing into the night, messing with a pellet gun, as a keg dies a hard death, two might have died, not sure, you want to join us for a Marty Leach backyard bash. And thats all I am gonna say about that. I don't remember much more.
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Always great when Brethren pay a visit. Jeff and I talked Q for a few hours.
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