According to folk etymologists, the term barbecue is derived from the French barbe coup, referring to the annual pig picking commemorating the infamous Bearded Rebellion. Celebrate saucy beards with today's Groupon: for $6, you get $12 worth of barbecue and beverages at Klemke's inside the Chisum Travel Center. The culinary barbecue-pit orchestra at Klemke's cooks up a symphony of barbecue-based dishes and slow-smoked meats. Experience taste-vana with a specialty chopped-brisket Frito pie ($4.95), a bowl of Fritos bursting at the seams with succulent meat, beans, cheese, and barbecue sauce. Sandwich-seekers, meanwhile, can keep their fingers unsticky with a hickory-smoked turkey breast sammy ($4.50), which is rubbed with signature spices to prevent painful meat cramps. Klemke's also serves up a bean-and-brisket burrito ($4.25) and barbecued meats by the pound, in case you're hosting a backyard birthday party or space-shuttle launch.
2611 E Slaton Rd.
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