Headlines                             November 1st, 2000

Big News !!!
The Food Network will be at Tim Mikeska's home filming a "Texas Barbecue" Special for the Food Nations Show with Chef/Host Bobby Flay!

Filming will take place on Sunday November 12th. It will air at a later date. The show will also feature Tim's mother, Joy Mikeska with a few of her vast 60 year compilation of recipes. The Food Network will film Tim cooking Beef Brisket, Mikeska Brand Spicy Pork Sausage, Baby Back Pork Ribs, and Lamb (mutton) Ribs. Also featured will be; Mikeska's Bar-B-Q Sauce, Cole Slaw, and Czech Sour Kraut. The show will feature Tim cooking at home for his family and a few friends. He will demonstrate the fine art of smoking meats on home style pits. He will also demonstrate the mixing of seasoning rubs, making Bar-B-Q sauce, cole slaw and other Central Texas regional dishes.

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Visits
Rudy Mikeska's Bar-B-Q

The area Farm Bureau Convention was held at our Durango Room. On the left is Mike Lehr, local Farm Bureau President, Commissioner of Agriculture Susan Combs and local Farm Leader Steven Vorwerk (I taught Steven religious education when he was in the Catholic CCD High School Program, many years ago !!!)

Texas Heritage Coalition Event
(near the State Capitol)

Here is Marvin Vrana setting up one of the buffet lines for this large party.

The key to our business.... Great Beef Brisket and Spicy Smoked Pork Sausage!

Our Bar-B-Q Sauce, Potato Salad, Cole Slaw and a BIG POT of Pinto Beans

Flash-Cooking Fresh Green Beans (served at the Zimmerhanzel Wedding)


Click Here to View The Mikeska Family Party Pictures


Rudy L. "Tim" Mikeska Jr.

Diamond Inn Hamburger Count....... Tuesday's Only Total....... 11,219

Archive Highlights: 12-29-99..........Hoover Family, Rudy Sr's Prayer Garden, Uncle Maurice
Archive Highlights: 1-15-2000........ Merle Haggard's Wedding
Archive Highlights: 2-14-2000........ A Mikeska Wedding, Sheriff Ed Richards, Crockett High School Sports Banquet
Archive Highlights: 3-2-2000.......... Diamond Inn Hamburgers, More of Gerry's Wedding, BOSNIA yes or no?
Archive Highlights: 3-13-2000....... Baylor University Award, Lent Specials, SnakeShow, Meggie's Scholastic Award, Definition of "Bohemian"
Archive Highlights: 3-25-2000....... Movie at the Mikeska Home, My Children, Candy's Birthday, Military C-130 to California Catering, Some of My Aunts.
Archive Highlights: 4-9-2000.......Serving the Governor at the Capitol, Longhorn Band, Lt. Gov.Rick Perry and Timothy, Astros at Enron Field, Nolan Ryan
Archive Highlights: 4-20-2000......History of our Building, cooking a ton of beans, New Round Rock Express Stadium "Dell Diamond", SP-500 Mobile Pit smoking our famous Pork Loin
Archive Highlights: 5-1-2000.......
Mr. Rudy's Grand Champion, Cooking Crawfish, Our Corporate Airplane, Picnic for 3,000,
Archive Highlights: 5-15-2000..... My Grandfather John Mikeska, Mom & Dad in the 1950's, My Dad and I in 1961, Skiing Mikeska Cousins, Bosnia Update
Archive Highlights: 6-10-2000.....San Francisco, Taylor Publishing Party, Rudy's Glazed Brick Pit/Smoker.
Archive Highlights: 6-15-2000.....Texas Barbecue Book, Keith's New McDonalds Franchise, Tribute to Matt Maddox, Bosnia Itinerary.
Archive Highlights:6-27-2000......Stephen & Angie Mikeska's Wedding, Texas A&M University's Stiles Farm Foundation Annual Bar-B-Q.
Archive Highlights:7-10-2000......BOSNIA.... my personal thoughts and my first list of pictures
Archive Highlights:7-18-2000......BOSNIA... more pictures, our July 4th Bar-B-Q at Eagle Base Tuzla, Bosnia
Archive Highlights:8-7-2000.......BOSNIA.... more pictures, BIG Redfish
Archive Highlights:8-14-2000 ......Mikeska Kids:"Wanted Poster", Rudy III and Tim making "Mikeska Brand" sausage, few more BOSNIA pictures
Archive Highlights:8-28-2000.......The "Quiet Birdmen", Mikeska's 22nd Annual Taylor International BBQ Cookoff Judges Party, Our meat selections,
Archive Highlights:9-17-2000.......Westlake High School's 1,400 guests at the Stadium, Ribs Served Hot Off The Pit, Happy Birthday Mike Vanecek
Archive Highlights:9-25-2000.......Texas National Guard Family Readiness Dinner, Soldiers Return From Bosnia, One Last Picture From Bosnia
Archive Highlights:10-3-2000......Sunbelt Rentals Catfish Buffet, Tim Mikeska....appointed to the Board of Health.
Archive Highlights:10-18-2000......Rudy Mikeska's Featured in United Airlines
Hemispheres Magazine, Taylor High School "Ducks" Homecoming Lunch, Zimmerhanzel-Altman Wedding
Archive Highlights: 10-24-2000......Complete Coverage of the Zimmerhanzel Altman Wedding.



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