'Relax, It's BBQ': Peg Leg Porker Speaks Out on T+L Controversy
Dana Kopp Franklin
May 22, 2014 at 7:02PM
If you've been reading Bites this week, you may know that Travel + Leisure magazine proclaimed Nashville the No. 1 barbecue city in America (ahead of Memphis), setting off wildly varied reactions: some well-reasoned, some boastful, some sardonic, some wrongheaded and some just plain silly. Carey Bringle, aka the Peg Leg Porker, is one of the Nashville pitmasters the Travel + Leisure article praised, but he also has strong, generational loyalty to the West Tennessee school of barbecue.