so im smoking 5 pork butts for a party on sat. and a golf tourney on sunday(2 for sat. 3 for sun.) so a friend of mine works for a local resturant and he can get meat real cheap, so i tell him i would like 4-5 pork butts, he gets me 4-5 pork butts!!! that means in resturant terms 2 per package at 12-16# each!!!know i have 12 pork butts at 12-16# each. thanks 1894 for letting store a few in your freezer, never thought id say i had to much meat but man this is alot of meat!!! but for 12 pork butts at 12-16# cost us only $225. cant complain about extra meat can you!!thank god for friends!