Jason Perlow Captures the Soul of the Big Apple Barbecue Block Party


Barbecue legend Mike Mills reflects on a job well done.Photo courtesy Off the Broiler

This past weekend’s Big Apple Barbecue Block Party was bigger than ever, and any number of bloggers, Sunday newspapers, and podcasters have tried to capture the excitement. But for our money, nobody has really done it like Jason Perlow, whose enormous Flickr slideshow on Off the Broiler conveys the appeal of good-natured Southerners handling massive amounts of meat. Check it out: It’s not the same as being there, but it’s better than just looking at images of ribs and chicken. (Not that we mind looking at images of ribs and chicken.)

Big Apple Barbecue Block Party 2007 Slide Show [Off the Broiler]