# How much brisket do I need for 75 people?

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## How much brisket do I need for 75 people?

In a crowd of just guys, I cound on 1/2 lb per person, so a brisket feeds about 15. If you have 75 people, you need at least 4 briskets. A fifth brisket wouldn’t be a terrible idea.

## How much brisket do I need for 150 guests?

How many briskets will feed 150 people? So , if for 150 people you’ll need 150 pounds of raw brisket, @ 12-14 pounds per brisket, that comes to about 11- 12 briskets.

## How much does brisket cost per pound?

On average, brisket is around $4 to $5 a pound. Stores usually price higher if it is a cut that wastes part of the beef. This means that a flat cut brisket is pricier, at around $8 a pound, while a packer or Texas brisket cut can be as low as $2 or $3 per pound.

## How much does a brisket feed?

Generally, butchers recommend calculating about ½ pound per person, uncooked weight. I always get at least two pounds over the recommended amount, which allow for guests taking larger portions, and will hopefully leave you with some nice leftovers.

## How much brisket should I serve per person?

How much brisket per person? A good rule of thumb is to count on about ⅓ pound of cooked meat for each person for a main. This amount may vary between ½ pound if your guests are big eaters or you don’t have many sides, to ¼ pound if your sides are generous.

## How much meat do you need to feed 10 people?

To feed a party of 10 you would want at least 5 pounds of cooked meat. If you are making more than one meat entree then figure that most people will take an equal portion of each. So if you are planning on brisket and pulled pork, allow at least ¼ pound of each kind of meat per person.

## What should the yield be after cooking brisket?

Percentage Yield After Trimming & Cooking: 1% – 100% Many people report about 50% yield for cooked brisket. Yield goes down the more you trim the meat and the longer you cook it. Every piece of meat is different, so your results may vary. Always cook more than the estimated amount to account for big eaters and leftovers.

## How much brisket to make a half pound?

To get a half pound of finished brisket then I need to start with one pound of raw brisket assuming the 50% loss. So let’s check some assumptions here. A packer brisket losing 50% of its weight is a bit extreme. The more likely scenario is 35-40%.

## How much pork butt for 100 people?

NorthWoodsEgger,[p]100 people x 1/3 pounds per person for a sandwich = 33 pounds of cooked pork. If you have a 50% reduction you will need to start with at least 66 pounds raw or about 9 butts. [p]Odis

## How much brisket per person do I Need?

That fat cap also accounts for a small percentage of the total weight. Buy 1/2 pound of raw brisket per person. Serve 1/3 pound of cooked brisket per person.

## How much Ham do you need to feed 100?

40 pounds Ham/beef/pork/veal roast. These individual items will serve 100 people. So if you are entertaining hopes this helps out. Your Message… Thank you. This is just in time for planning a big graduation party.

## What is the average size of a brisket?

The typical full brisket weighs in at 8-12 pounds and is about 12-20 inches long and about 12 inches wide. The ‘point’ is the thicker end and the ‘flat’ is the thinner end. The deckle end is the ‘point’ end.