RE: side dishes - whats your favorite?
WIth bbq either off my smoker, or off of one at a restaurant:
1) some baked beans with some of the bbq meats(hot links, pork, or brisket) in the mix
3) cole slaw
4) pieces of bread
5) dill pickle slices, and jalapenos
6) corn on the cob for the 6 weeks each year it is good in Illinois