Brave Herders is a collective of independent family farms brought together by a love of native Irish livestock breeds & a drive to offer a non-factory farmed alternative to consumers. We represent farms across Munster and we are members of the Irish Dexter Cattle Society
Discover Dexter Beef
Dexter Beef is attracting a growing following, becoming a speciality both at home and abroad. Dexter beef is naturally more tender than other beef and contains more Omega-3 fatty acids. Compact in stature, their beef is packed with taste. Ruby Red in colour with an unrivalled, natural taste, Dexter Burgers are a fantastic way to begin your Dexter Experience.
Uniquely marbled and has a delicious, succulent flavour.
The breed is pre-disposed to develop unique ‘spider’ marbling, a trait commonly seen in Wagyu beef.
Dexter Beef is slow maturing & naturally tender
Dexter beef is naturally more tender than other beef and is high in CLAs, Omega 3, Omega 6 and Omega 9.
Compact Joints & Cuts
Suitable for Flexitarians
It's the smallest breed of cow in the world, joints & cuts are in smaller portions. Roasts are also the perfect size for slow-cookers.
Ruby Red in Colour
Dexter beef has strong visual appeal, with a ruby red meat colour & deep yellow fat content, providing a more natural looking beef.