Tag Archives: Lamar Jones

1 Million Cups

Lamar Jones owner of Jank BBQ giving a presentation of his business, gourmet bbq sauces and rubs.

The McAllen Business Expo was recently held at the McAllen Convention Center on Sept. 12. With a mega network session, several guest speakers and more than 130 businesses onsite, it was a big networking event for local businesses to share their work and learn about others.   One session held during the business expo was 1 Million Cups. The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012. The program…

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McAllen H-E-B introduces more ways to get Janktafied

The Jankster Lamar Jones gives a lively demonstration at the launch of The Jank BBQ spice rub Feb. 8. (VBR)

He came, he sang, he talked, he cooked. Lamar Jones joined H-E-B officials Feb. 8 in launching his newest addition to The Jank line, The Jank BBQ spice rub. And he did not disappoint shoppers who stopped to watch the show and sample some unique dishes. Shoppers were drawn in by dishes such as Jank Brussel Sprouts, Jankanero Dry Rub Chicken sliders and Marbled Jankanero Cornbread Cake. The new rub…

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Upcoming Jank Event Launches New Rub

Jank Rub

Community event celebrates local talent The Jankster himself, Lamar Jones, is expanding his horizons in getting everyone from home cooks to foodies Janktafied. Jones is launching the new The Jank BBQ spice rub Feb. 8 at the H-E-B located at 10th and Trenton in McAllen. From 10-11:30 a.m., community leaders will cook along with Lamar in preparing fast, simple and healthy recipes. The public will also be able to sample…

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