The indisputable proof that everything’s bigger in Texas.
“It’s the world’s largest barbecue pit,” says Kim Folsom, proudly describing the giant smoker in her front yard.
Weighing 40 tons, stretching 75 feet in length, ventilated by seven smokestacks… it’s the “Undisputable Cuz,” barbecue pit. This cooking machine is so huge law enforcement authorities have required special permits and escorts just to move it down the road.
Drivers passing through Washington County sometimes stop and take pictures of the black behemoth sitting alongside the road between Houston and Austin. Perhaps their drawn by the hand-painted sign proclaiming it the planet’s biggest barbecue pit and offering it for sale.
The price: $350,000. That’s without the low-mileage 18-speed Peterbilt that’s hauled it around the highways on sale for $50,000.