May is National Barbecue Month, and it also kicks off a whole season of glorious Q consumed at festivals and in backyards. While Denver may not be a renowned barbecue town, more and more authentic joints are popping up around the state, steered by Southern transplants and other experts.
We asked the DO Chef Panel to let us in on their favorite local spots for the smokiest, tenderest, sauciest barbecue. Here are their favorite barbecue joints in Denver, Boulder, and beyond.
The DiningOut (DO) Chef Panel serves as the voice of culinary talent in Denver, Boulder, and beyond. These 70-plus chefs answer our burning questions about the local dining scene, cooking, and food trends on a monthly basis.