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Truth BBQ meat platter
The new Houston location will preserve the handcrafted, slow-smoked methods that have earned the 29-year old pitmaster long lines and a devoted social media following. Photo by Eric Sandler
Truth BBQ Leonard Botello
Pitmaster Leonard Botello plans to open a Truth location in Houston. Photo by Robert Jacob Lerma
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Txas Monthly recognized Truth BBQ in Brenham as the 10th best barbecue joint in the state in its recent ranking of the state’s 50 best smoked meat purveyors. Courtesy photo