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The Bessinger family of Holly Hill is arguably the most important family in SCBBQ. Originating in Orangeburg County in the late 1930’s, when patriarch Joe Bessinger opened his Holly Hill Café, the Bessingers became the first family of SCBBQ. From Joe, his boys learned to cook whole hogs over wood embers and learned to make […]