The barbecue primer. Again.

By , Daily Memphian Published: July 17, 2020 4:00 AM CT
Dan Conaway
Daily Memphian

Dan Conaway

Dan Conaway is in a lifelong relationship with his city. They fight, but they get back together. A communications strategist, writer, author and columnist, he can be reached at

As you wander the world and see a sign somewhere that says barbecue – by any spelling anywhere else – it’s best to just run. Barbecue in Memphis is quite simply the highest a pig can go. 


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