Arkansas BBQ: At McClard’s, Ovens Are for Pies

Vintage shot of early McClards bbq

The operation now known as McClard’s Bar-B-Q began in the 1920s as a motel and rest stop. Legend has it that a traveling salesman who came up short on his bill gave Gladys and Alex McClard a barbecue-sauce recipe in exchange for his stay. The rest is history.

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