Barbecue Brunch Benefit for Trent & Norma Brooks

    Attention Houston barbecue lovers! John and Veronica Avila of El Burro & the Bull restaurant will host a barbecue brunch benefit for Trent & Norma Brooks on Sunday, May 21st. Trent & Norma own the highly acclaimed Brooks’ Place BBQ trailer in Cypress. Norma recently suffered a stroke and has been diagnosed with[…]

Welcoming Ruffino Meats as a Sponsor of HOUBBQ

    We are honored to announce that Ruffino Meats will be a sponsor for the 5th annual Houston Barbecue Festival taking place on April 9th, 2017 at NRG Park (tickets here). Ruffino Meats and Food Service, a Texas-based family-owned and operated company, provides fresh and frozen meats, frozen foods, produce, cheese, seafood, disposables, and restaurant equipment/supplies to[…]

Top 5 Reasons Super Beef Sunday is your best bet for the big game

    **This is event has been completed. Tickets are no longer on sale.** This Sunday, 5 February 2017, from 11am-2pm marks the 4th Annual Super Beef Sunday at Saint Arnold Brewing Co. Louie Mueller Barbecuee, Pinkerton’s Barbecue, and Harlem Road Texas BBQ will be serving their best smoked goods at the best big game[…]

Taking HOUBBQ to the Big Apple

Houston barbecue (HOUBBQ) has a good thing going. It’s the upcoming barbecue market in Texas (and therefore the world), and this year’s HOUBBQ Festival will be the best ever. Media attention is slowly pivoting from Austin to Houston where the market for great barbecue is far from saturated. HOUBBQ joints are busting at the seams[…]