Were I to recommend Louie Mueller's to a stranger, I would tell him it is a Texas tradition.  It's as Texas as the State Capitol... You need to go there even if you are a vegetarian.

— John Raven (aka Daredevil Bad McFad)

America's Best BBQ: 100 Recipes from America's Best Smokehouses, Pits, Shacks, Rib Joints, Roadhouses, and Restaurants

How good your sauce is

 If people leave your restaurant talking about how good your sauce is, you failed

— Wayne Mueller

Whole Hog Extravaganza and BBQ MBA Event 2013 via eatocracy.cnn.com