Many people describe their introductory Texas barbecue experience as "life-changing," but few have the receipts to show for it. For KG, however, that first bite of brisket spurred a move across the globe that set him on an entirely new career path."

Leaving behind a corporate finance career in Cairo, KG moved to Austin, Texas in 2016 to follow his passion for BBQ and smoking meats.

After graduating from culinary school and learning from the best pit masters in Austin, KG is here to bring the flavors of Egypt and the Middle East to our beloved Texas BB

Great article on them by Daniel Vaughn from Texas Monthly HERE

Cool video by Bon Appetit on them HERE

Featured on the 2023 Texas Monthly 25 New and Improved BBQ Joint list HERE

Photo of Kareem El-Ghayesh by Ministers of Smoke

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