I am going to be making pulled pork for my sons graduation party in a few weeks and I am looking for insight as to how much to make. The will be appx 50 people attending and I want to make sure I have enough. Thanks in advance!!
Graduation party pulled pork-How much to make?? HELP!!
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For a single protein or generous portions, you can figure 8 ounces Pulled Pork per person and 2 Rolls. Of course, if big eaters or all day event with men and drinking, go 10 to 12 ounces. Leftovers freeze well. The Math...
50 people X 8oz portions = 400oz pulled pork / 16 oz/lb = 25Lb / .5% yield = 50Lbs Raw Butts. This has a built in 10% in case unexpected guest show up and let's the senior relatives take a plate home...JJ