Category Archives: Current News

Articles about the event.

Alexa Conomos joins the Celebrity Judging Panel at this year’s Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

Alexa Conomos joins the Celebrity Judging Panel at this year’s Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

Alexa Conomos, formerly of WFAA-TV Channel 8, where she recently wrapped up her broadcast career as the anchor of the Emmy award-winning News 8 Daybreak, will be pulling up a chair to this year’s celebrity judge’s table at the Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship. The family-friendly event, offering free admission and free parking, will take place on Sunday, October 27th.

Alexa has been proud to call North Texas home for almost 20 years, having come to Dallas in 2001 to join the news scene. She continues to work as a multi-media Journalist, including podcast producing and hosting, media coaching, and content creations. She is also a licensed realtor in the luxury real estate market and integrates her journalism background by producing and hosting competing video stories to sell her clients’ homes. Alexa is the mother of three and her family also is the proud owner of the award-winning restaurants Rapscallion, Boulevardier, Hillside Tavern, and Veritas Wine Room.

You can learn more about Alexa at www.alexaconomos.com.

The Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship is presented to the community by the Men’s Club of Congregation Beth Torah and will be held on Sunday, October 27, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free; food and beverages will be available for purchase.

The event is conducted under the supervision of Dallas Kosher and the world-renowned Kansas City Barbeque Society. Teams from Texas and beyond will compete for cash and prizes in the Sunnyland Patio Furniture Shopping Center, at the intersection of Spring Valley and Coit roads, and benefits Congregation Beth Torah Men’s Club, Jewish Family Service Dallas (www.jfsdallas.org), and the American Red Cross.

You can help sponsor the food- and fun-filled 2019 event or sign up your BBQ team to compete. For details on team registration, or for additional information about The Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship, visit us at: http://dallaskosherbbq.com/.

Joe Riscky

Joe Riscky

Pitmaster Joe Riscky joins the Celebrity Judging Panel at this year’s Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship Joe Riscky, native Texan and devotee to the art of barbecue, will pull up a chair at the celebrity judge’s table at this year’s Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship. The family-friendly event, offering free admission and free… Continue Reading

John Tesar

John Tesar

Knife’s John Tesar Returns to Celebrity Judging Panel at The Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship Chef John Tesar of Knife Dallas, will pull up a chair again this year at the celebrity judging table for the Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship. The family-friendly event, offering free admission and free parking, will take place… Continue Reading

The Kosher Guru Returns as Part of Celebrity Judging Panel for this Year’s Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

The Kosher Guru Returns as Part of Celebrity Judging Panel for this Year’s Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

The Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship (DKBBQC) is proud to announce that this year’s fifth annual event will have a return visit from Gabriel Boxer, a.ka. the KOSHER GURU, as he will serve as one of our celebrity judges for this year’s event. Boxer, who is known as “Kosher Guru” is a leading kosher industry food… Continue Reading

Texas Monthly’s Daniel Vaughn Returns to Celebrity Judging Panel at The Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

Texas Monthly’s Daniel Vaughn Returns to Celebrity Judging Panel at The Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

One of the most well-known BBQ aficionados in Texas, Daniel Vaughn, will reprise his spot on the celebrity judging panel for this year’s Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship. The family-friendly event, offering free admission and free parking, will take place on Sunday, October 27th. Daniel grew up in Ohio before heading to New Orleans… Continue Reading

Jody Dean Returns as Host & Emcee for Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

Jody Dean Returns as Host & Emcee for Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

We’re excited to let everyone know that Jody Dean, long-time former host of 98.7 FM KLUV’s morning drive, radio and TV personality and BBQ aficionado, will return as the host and emcee of the Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship. Jody’s familiar voice will be heard throughout the event as he heads up the celebrity… Continue Reading

Kosher BBQ Roots

Kosher BBQ Roots

From humble beginnings to BBQ Grand Champion at the Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship, restaurant owner Rabbi-Q (Mendel Segal) and everyone’s favorite Kosher BBQ expert. Click the title of this news article to launch the YouTube link. See the rest of the story at:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-Rj6Rn29rY     Continue Reading

Jewish Family Service teaming up to be charitable Partner for this Year’s Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

Jewish Family Service teaming up to be charitable Partner for this Year’s Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship

The Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship (DKBBQC) is proud to announce that this year’s fifth annual event will debut with a new charitable partner, Jewish Family Service of Greater Dallas (JFS), a nonsectarian mental health and social services agency that impacts nearly 13,000 lives annually. JFS welcomes and serves anyone regardless of race, ethnicity, religion or… Continue Reading

Counterfeit Radio Will Entertain At The Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship On October 27th

Counterfeit Radio Will Entertain At The Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship On October 27th

Counterfeit Radio, North Texas’s favorite band, will provide live music at the Fifth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship on Sunday, October 27th. The group has appeared on “Good Morning Texas,” and performed at The House of Blues, Stan’s Blue Note and the Bryan Street Tavern. You may also have heard the band’s rendition of the… Continue Reading