The Line Out The Door At This BBQ Joint In New Mexico Is Always Worth It
You may know Cloudcroft as an alpine ski town, but we’ll bet you didn’t know that the mountains aren’t the only thing driving people near and far to this small town. Nestled “9,000 feet above stress level” you’ll find true Texas barbecue in the Land of Enchantment. From smoked brisket to ribs, sausage, turkey legs, and all the homemade sides you can handle, this barbecue joint is truly the best in the Southwest. The only catch is that you’ll want to get there early because there’s typically a line out of the door and they sell out early. We promise it’s worth the wait to get a taste of this amazing Texas barbecue at this unforgettable BBQ joint in Cloudcroft.
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Have you ever been to Mad Jack’s? Did you have to wait in line? How was the food? Tell us all about your experiences in the comments!
E Jamar is a published writer based in Milwaukee, WI. Despite being a Midwesterner at heart, you can often find them trekking throughout the states and discovering new hidden gems. When they're not traveling, you can find them discussing disability issues, cuddling their pug puppy, and checking out new local spots.
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