How To Determine the Temperature of Your Grill

Posted by: on August 15, 2013 • 8:26 pm

How to tell the temperature of your grill

Knowing the temperature of your grill is essential for proper cooking. If your grill doesn’t have a thermometer (or it broke), don’t worry. Here’s a quick way to tell the temperature of your grill. Hold your hand 6 inches above … Continue Reading »

Stubb’s Padding

Posted by: on March 7, 2013 • 5:19 pm

Stubb's Apron- Happy Birthday 1988

Depending on where you look, you can find quite a few different meanings for the word padding. In the dictionary you’ll usually find padding defined as, something soft used to protect, give comfort, or shape. But, it can also be … Continue Reading »

Stubb’s Favorite Grub

Posted by: on January 29, 2013 • 8:34 pm

Stubb cooking

My granddad loved cooking barbecue and seeing people happy. He loved being at the pit, smoking briskets, ribs, chicken etc… He also loved being at the stove over a pot mixing up his sauce. One thing that we never really … Continue Reading »

Crossing Paths with Stubb’s Past

Posted by: on October 5, 2012 • 6:54 pm

Stubb and EarlCampbell

I recently took a trip out to California to promote Stubb’s. While I was there I had the chance to meet a great friend of my grandpa, Mr. Russ Parsons. Russ works in LA now, but he met my grandpa … Continue Reading »

A Special Badge

Posted by: on August 16, 2012 • 7:03 pm

Stubb Show Badge photo

Every year I get to travel around the country to different food shows to represent Stubb’s. At these shows we promote and sell Stubb’s products. Most of these shows require you to wear a badge. They usually have your name, … Continue Reading »


Posted by: on July 16, 2012 • 9:03 pm

Stubb with his Cadillac

Fishing is one of my favorite things to do. If I could, I would go fishing every day. One weekend in Austin, my granddad decided he wanted to go fishing. It surprised me that he wanted to go because he … Continue Reading »

The Many Names of Stubb

Posted by: on July 9, 2012 • 7:23 pm


Christopher B. Stubblefield is his real name. The “B” is just an initial. That’s a little known fact about him. He’s gone by many names: Christopher, C.B. and the most popular one, Stubb. People who have met him always have … Continue Reading »

Mowing the Yard

Posted by: on June 18, 2012 • 7:55 pm

Stubb at his pit

One of the most recognized pictures of my granddad is this one where he is standing in front of his pit. He is using a stick to hold the door open as he checks the meat. Stubb’s sauce is sitting … Continue Reading »

Working at Stubb’s on East Broadway

Posted by: on June 11, 2012 • 6:53 pm

rocky kid

The first Stubb’s restaurant opened in 1968. It was an old small building on East Broadway in Lubbock, Texas. It was right across the street from the fair grounds. My earliest memories of that restaurant were when I was about … Continue Reading »

Is Stubb a Real Person?

Posted by: on May 21, 2012 • 2:04 pm


“Is Stubb a real person?” I have been asked a lot of questions throughout the years from, “What is the secret ingredient?” to, “What is your favorite sauce?” However, the one question at the top of the list is, “Is … Continue Reading »