Aaron Franklin

AARON FRANKLIN is a native of Bryan, Texas, and co-owner and co-founder of Franklin Barbecue with his wife, Stacy. Franklin also hosts the PBS series Barbecue with Franklin. He and his wife, Stacy, have a daughter named Vivian, and they live in Austin. JORDAN MACKAY is a coauthor of the James Beard Award-winning Secrets of the Sommeliers and the wine and spirits critic for San Francisco magazine.