The following is a list of our favorite Texas BBQ recipes inspired by Mike's Chasing BBQ road trip. What is Texas bbq? In Mike's experience, Texas barbeque plates included some combination of beef ribs, Texas style brisket, and sausage, as well as a condiment side of onions and pickles. Corn casserole, baked beans, and banana pudding were common Texas barbecue sides, as was anything with jalapenos. If you can't take a Chasing BBQ trip to get the best bbq in Texas, make your own Texas barbecue with these recipes. For suggestions on how to build a classic Texas barbecue plate, check out our Chasing BBQ: A Texas Feast feature article.