Ruba BBQ
       
     
Ruba Cup BBQ Shootout
       
     
       
     
The Ruba Rig
       
     
Capable of Cooking for Hundreds
       
     
The CRR Corral
       
     
Custom Bullshit Made Here
       
     
Team RUBA
       
     
Preparing for the feast!
       
     
"Competition Chicken"
       
     
The Ruba Cup
       
     
Ruba BBQ
       
     
Ruba BBQ

RUBA BBQ is the official barbecue team of Clear Rock Ranch. With its foundation in the secret Clem family barbecue sauce passed down from Earl Clem, RUBA BBQ has been expanded in recent years with the acquisition of a custom cooker from Tyler, Texas capable of cooking for over 100 people

Ruba Cup BBQ Shootout
       
     
Ruba Cup BBQ Shootout

The annual RUBA Cup BBQ Shootout is held every March, with the top BBQ teams from around the Hill Country invited to compete.

       
     
Ruba Cup Shootout - Lonestar Barbecue Association

Video from the 2012 Ruba Cup Shootout

The Ruba Rig
       
     
The Ruba Rig

Custom Built in Tyler, Texas, the hometown of Earl and David Clem. 

Capable of Cooking for Hundreds
       
     
Capable of Cooking for Hundreds

David Clem mans the Ruba Rig smoker full of chicken

The CRR Corral
       
     
The CRR Corral

4-time Ruba Cup winners WETSU BBQ set-up shop in the Clear Rock Ranch Corral 

Custom Bullshit Made Here
       
     
Custom Bullshit Made Here

David Clem and members of the WETSU BBQ Team exchange stories during the 2013 Ruba Cup

Team RUBA
       
     
Team RUBA

Chet Clem, Jim Fessler, Kathy Clem & David Clem at the 2013 Ruba Cup

Preparing for the feast!
       
     
Preparing for the feast!

Chet & David Clem cut brisket and chicken after a long day of cooking!

"Competition Chicken"
       
     
"Competition Chicken"

Chet Clem and Jim Fessler display half-chickens that didn't quite make the cut as "competition chicken," but were tasty nonetheless!

The Ruba Cup
       
     
The Ruba Cup

David Clem awards the 2014 Ruba Cup to Harvey Gebhard of "Smoke 'um and Stroke 'Um BBQ"