Dolly Parton birthday hoot w/ Jackie Venson, Mélat, Else Cross, Kalu James, Walker Lukens, Carson McHone, & more
"...Determined to keep themselves positioned in the upper echelons of the local barbecue conversation, the folks at Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew are smoking up a different meat every day for their version of the 12 Days of Christmas. No lords 'a leaping, but how about smoked prime rib or brisket tamales?..."
"...Every December, the pit masters at Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew (6610 N. Lamar) like to celebrate the anniversary of the popular barbecue joint by unleashing their culinary creativity at the smoker..."
"...Stiles Switch expands, Confituras celebrates, and more in your morning food news...."
"...As it turns out, wandering wood isn’t always a bad thing. Marrying craft beer and craft barbecue, Thirsty Planet Brewery has partnered with Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew to create a special late winter craft beer aptly named the Wandering Wood Smoked Porter...."
"...Amplify amps up, Stiles Switch gets musical, and other morning bites...."
"...Over the past year, a similar restaurant boom has taken place on the 290 corridor, culminating with this summer's opening of Belterra Village, an outdoor mall with an upscale Sky Cinemas complex, a ubiquitous Torchy's, and three new restaurants from highly regarded members of Austin's restaurant community. Though each project has distinct reasons for choosing the location, collectively they represent the area's ongoing rapid change from quiet Hill Country outpost to booming Austin suburb. From North To South: The Switch..."
"...Local participants include The Blue Ox BBQ and Pancake Cabin, Franklin Barbecue, La Barbecue Cuisine Texicana, Lamberts Downtown Barbecue, Micklethwait Craft Meats, and Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew...."
"...On a previous trip here we did a 7-stop barbecue tour that damn near killed us from barbecue overdose, so I know he loves to get his ’cue on when offered the chance. I also knew the chances of Aaron Franklin or John Mueller having anything left by 4pm on a Sunday afternoon were slim to zero, so I opted for Stiles Switch BBQ and Brew..."
"...She's chosen lunchtime to tell you she needs multiple wigs. So you ask, "Where will we find these wibs?" And she answers, "At Tiles Twitch, Mama." You realize she means Stiles Switch..."
"...Texas is known for its beef, and although smoked brisket has escaped the state's borders, beef ribs are very seldom seen in any other state's smokers, except in barbecue restaurants that emulate Texas barbecue. Within the state, the skinnier beef back rib has been served for decades, but the short rib rarely made an appearance on Central Texas barbecue menus except for a select few, such as Taylor's Louie Mueller BBQ in 1946 (they switched cuts in the Nineties) and Black's BBQ in Lockhart in 2007..."
"...Shane Stiles and Lance Kirkpatrick of Stiles Switch BBQ and Brew had a line a mile long for their exceptional beef ribs. Later, I asked Stiles about the big bottles of Barbecue Wife Bloody Mary mix on their table..."
"...› Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew (6610 N. Lamar) hosts a grand opening Switch Pitch – Washer Tourney & Block Party with barbecue, beer, live music, and fun for kids..."
"...My husband loves the classic combination of roast beef and Brie (hold the sprouts), while I gravitate toward the assortment of briny/kicky/crispy veggies fit for a queen. 9) Turkey at Stiles Switch..."
"...Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew "Barbecue Wife" Catherine Stiles hosts a Christmas shopping pop-up party in the restaurant's private event space where guest can shop for gift items from No. 4 St..."
"...A bacon wrapped boudin stuffed pork tenderloin. Ok, so the rhyme and meter doesn’t exactly work, but if your true love really is your true love, they will take you to one of Stiles Switch’s 12 days of smoked meats, starting Tuesday, Dec 8..."
"...Don't miss the Austin Bakes for Refugees bake sale this weekend at the following locations: Central at Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew, South at Crema Bakery & Cafe, and East at Micklethwait Craft Meats & Romanouskas Deli. Proceeds will be donated to AmeriCares to aid in their relief work for Syrian refugees..."
"...14 to benefit refugees of the unrest in Syria. From 11am-3pm, three restaurants – Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew, Micklethwait Craft Meats /Romanouskas Delicatessen, and Crema Bakery and Cafe – will host local bloggers, foodies, and businesses in what has now become a tradition..."
"...5) Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew Lance Kirkpatrick has got a sweet, smoky gig going on in Brentwood, and his brisket and ribs (beef chuck and pork spare) just keep getting better and better...."
"...From among the 21 of Texas Monthly’s top 50 barbecue joints in attendance on Sunday, roughly half a dozen represented Austin, including reigning champion Franklin BBQ, up-and-comer La Barbecue, and Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew, all three of which could be described as members of the Louie Mueller Barbecue family tree. [image-2] Unsurprisingly, these were among the vendors with the longest lines, even during the quieter VIP hour before the general admission hordes arrived at one o’clock..."
"...We're talking everyone from baking Moms to restaurant pastry chefs and from cottage industry bakers to brick-and-mortar bakeshops. Look for cookies, cakes, brownies, cupcakes, kolaches stuffed with house sausage at Stiles Switch BBQ, pies, tortes, tarts, breads, chocolate croissants from Easy Tiger, and Texas-themed confections..."