2 Gringos' Texas BBQ Blog

Classic Cajun Spices

Classic Cajun Spices June 22 2017

Cajuns are known for their zest for life and the zing in their culinary creations. From gumbo and jambalaya, to andouille and dirty rice, each dish is bursting with mouthwatering flavor....

Wet Rub vs Dry Rub

Don't Rub the Wrong Way - The Difference Between Wet & Dry Rubs June 09 2017

Few grilling topics are guaranteed to start a debate quite like the ones that start up when someone mentions their preference for a rub. The fact of the matter is that...

Fill in The Map Contest Over! May 31 2017

We have filled orders from all 50 states! Congratulations to Kimberly Vitiello from Rhode Island who helped us complete our map!!! Our Fill in The Map contest is now over. All of the winners received a...

H‑E‑B  Primo Pick Video

H‑E‑B Primo Pick Video March 31 2017

Look up primo in the dictionary and you’ll see “of finest quality” or “importance”. So it makes perfect sense that the tasty, cool and one‑of‑a‑kind products you find at H‑E‑B...

2016 Chili Pepper Awards November 23 2016

The Chupacabra Brand of products have been entered in the Chili Pepper Awards since 2013. This is a nationwide contest put on by the Chili Pepper Magazine. Well, the results...

Special Deal! August 11 2016

  Do you love the Chupacabra jerky or have been wanting to try it? Well, now’s the time to get yours because we have a special deal for you! Buy...

Need a cap or visor to shield you from the hot sun? August 10 2016

Hey folks! Need a cap or visor to shield you from the hot sun? The Chupacabra caps and visors are back in stock! Click here to shop online, or call...

New Pit Master Aprons! April 29 2016

New Product! We now have the adult Pit Master Aprons that so many of you have requested!!! Product Description:White apron with Chupacabra Pit Master logo. One size fits most. Get...

Kids Cooking Contest! March 01 2016

​Folk's it's time for another contest, but this time it is all about our future Pitmasters!! Shoot some footage of your kids cooking with our 2 Gringos Chupacabra products for...

New Retail Store in Sealy, Texas: Oasis Travel Center February 17 2016

We would like to welcome the Oasis Travel Center in Sealy as our newest retailer! Address/Directions: 6701 IH 10; Take the Bernardo exit, they are on the west bound access...

Blackened Black Drum Fish

Blackened Black Drum Fish January 15 2016

2 Gringos Chupacabra - Blackened Black Drum This video is about 2 Gringos Chupacabra - Blackened Black Drum Posted by Mary Graves Winterrowd on Wednesday, December 30, 2015 Blackened Black...

2nd Annual 2 Gringos Chupacabra BBQ Throwdown Winners December 14 2015

Posted by Chupacabra BBQ Throw Down on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 Our 2nd Annual 2 Gringos Chupacabra BBQ Throwdown was a huge success! We hope everyone enjoyed being there! We had a great...

2nd Annual 2 Gringos Chupacabra BBQ Throwdown November 18 2015

  Our 2nd Annual 2 Gringos Chupacabra BBQ Throwdown is happening on December 4th and 5th in Beeville, Texas! It's going to be an awesome event! We have gone from 29 teams...

Boston Butt Pulled Pork November 04 2015

Boston Butt Pulled Pork Ingredients: 1 - 9 lb pork butt 3-4 oz 2 Gringos Chupacabra Rub 1/4 Cup 2 Gringos Chupacabra “Marigate” 1 Cup fo water Directions: Cut the "fat...

Winners of our Fill in The Map Contest! October 13 2015

We just filled in more states of our Fill in The Map contest!! Congratulations to Skip Collver from South Dakota, Carl Shepard from Hawaii, Travis Quick from Iowa, Julie Rafferty from Massachusetts and Chris...

Fill in The Map Contest October 09 2015

We need your help to fill in the map! We have been blessed with orders from all over the country, and we've even shipped our products to places outside the US....

Winner of our "Spice of Your Restaurant Meal" Photo Contest!!! September 27 2015

And the winner is..... Caption: Chupacabra sighting at the local taqueria. I put that stuff on everything. Big thanks to Lori McCutchen Wistein‎ for participating in our photo contest!You've just won $50...

The 2015 Chile Pepper Awards Winners!!! September 23 2015

Folks, the Chile Pepper Awards is the hottest awards show around. The awards are held by Chile Pepper Magazine and judged by many restaurant owners, food bloggers and other food connoisseurs of everything spicy! Winners were announced this past...

Spice Up Your Restaurant Meal Photo Contest! September 21 2015

Folks, we've heard from a lot of people how they take our 2 Gringos Chupacabra products to their favorite restaurants to spice up their meals... and we love that! So,...

H-E-B Primo Picks September 02 2015

Folks, we would like to thank H-E-B and all out there who believe so strongly in the 2 Gringos Chupacabra brand! Our 2 Gringos Chupacabra Rub is featured in the September...

Wings-N-Things Recipe August 19 2015

It's time for a spicy wings recipe that is just finger-lickin' good! Ingredients: 15-20 Wing Portions (I like drummies) 10-12 Thighs (bone-in/skin-on) 1/4 Cup Chupacabra “Marigate” 1/4 Cup Paul Newman's Balsamic Vinaigrette Liberal amount of Chupacabra...

Redfish Diablo Recipe August 07 2015

Many of our clients have requested that we share some more recipes using our Chupacabra products. So here is a delicious recipe that will compliment the heat wave on the tale end of summer. ...

4th of July Photo Contest Winners! July 09 2015

Announcing the winners of our 4th of July Photo Contest! Thank you to everyone who submitted photos and shared the contest on Facebook! The pictures were so great that it was...

4th of July Photo Contest! July 01 2015

We're doing another fun photo contest to celebrate the 4th of July! Enter for a chance to win $100 worth of 2 Gringos Chupacabra Products!!! Entry Rules: Your entry photo MUST...