Texans take barbecue very seriously.

Police say a woman from Austin, Texas, threatened to kill her brother after he ate her barbecue ribs.

The woman’s brother called police on Sept. 27, and said that his sister became violent after he ate her ribs, according to court documents, KTBC-TV reported.

Ethel Jean Banks, 61, allegedly charged at her brother with a 10-inch butcher knife and said she was going to kill him, according to authorities, the news station reported.

The victim ran from the house and called 911. Police said that when they arrived they received contradicting reports from the siblings, KTBC reported.

According to court documents, a similar incident occurred in June.

They do everything big in Texas……..