Monday September 28, 2020

Bite Size

Tipperary catering company BBQ Joe's is bringing the taste of Texas to Ireland.

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

@gnelis
6th July, 2013
Brendan O'Connor of BBQ Joe's. Photo: Maura Hickey

Tipperary catering company BBQ Joe's is bringing the taste of Texas to Ireland. Former hotel manager Brendan O'Connor found inspiration in the barbecue cultures of the US and Australia, and sought to replicate the kind of laid-back, hearty grilled cuisine that Ireland was lacking.

"Ireland didn't have that kind of barbecue culture," says O'Connor. "We tend to burn our food."

When the company launched in 2011, after having two trailers custom-built in Houston with oak-fired...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 8 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago