Is $0.99/LBS A good price for pork butt???? I think so ! (updated with Q-views)

Discussion in 'Sausage' started by jrod62, Oct 28, 2011.

  1. jrod62

    jrod62 Smoking Guru Group Lead OTBS Member

    Well Schnucks did it again. I did two other post on here about Schnucks butts on sale for $1.19 /LBS

    Now I got Schnucks ad in the mail ,$.99/LBS for pork butt!!!!

    How can i pass this up ? Ran to store, they had 3 of them on the shelf. Grab them and ran !!

    Going back today hope they have more in stock. Just started making Sausage so two of these

    little piggy's will become Sausage


    Does it really say $.99 ???


    I need to get off my butt and get these cut up and make some more sausage ,

    Got one question, when cutting these up do u leave the fat cap on or cut it  off ?

    My first batch I made I cut it off. When I cook it up there wasn't any grease in the pan.

    Thanks for looking will post some more pictures later today
  2. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    Great price Man!
  3. roller

    roller Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    Will never see that price around here again...Great score !
  4. rbranstner

    rbranstner Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Your lucky. I don't think I will ever see prices that low around here. If I did I would fill up the freezer with them for sure.
  5. That is a great price on butts. Not only that, but they are good weight.

    Lowest price I have found around here is $1.57 lb. and the butts were 

    small 3-1/2 to 4-1/2 lb.

    Wish I could find a few deals like that.

    Happy Smokin

  6. doctord1955

    doctord1955 Smoking Fanatic

    I have started leaving the fat on gives u a better tasting product
  7. nwdave

    nwdave Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    Man, some people have all the luck.  Great score.  Uh, how many freezers do you have?  With deals like these, I'll bet you don't enough freezer space.....
  8. tjohnson

    tjohnson Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Insider OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    "Fill The Freezer!

  9. jalan43

    jalan43 Smoking Fanatic Group Lead

    Great price! Regular price hear is $1.99.
  10. bearcarver

    bearcarver Smoking Guru OTBS Member


    I haven't seen that price around here since nearly 2 years ago !!!

    Nice Score !!!

  11. Hell yes it's a good price. We got them here for 1.29 right now.
  12. chef willie

    chef willie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    awesome deal...load upppppppp
  13. mr500

    mr500 Meat Mopper

    Great catch,..I paid 1.79 lb this morn for 2 at Albertsons here in Fl.  Winn Dixie wants 2.59 lb damnnnn

    Albertsons also have BBR for 2.88 pnd. I grabbed 3 slabz!!
  14. michael ark

    michael ark Master of the Pit

    You lucky dog.[​IMG]
  15. jrod62

    jrod62 Smoking Guru Group Lead OTBS Member

    I only have the 3 so far . Hope they have more when I head up that way tonight. I do need to buy a big freezer. Have 2 refrigerators, freezers on them don't have much room in them
  16. couger78

    couger78 Smoking Fanatic

    That's generally the 'best' price I find here on pork butts—more often they hover around $1.79...
  17. I would be filling my freezer for that price. I just paid $1.59 for a 10 pounder yesterday at the local butcher shop. Sams club here was at $1.69 yesterday.
  18. fpnmf

    fpnmf Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    What a great price!!!

    Sales are usually 1.79 here.

  19. teeznuts

    teeznuts Master of the Pit

    Man I think I'm doing good if I get it for $1.89 lb. Imagine all the BBB I could make at $0.99 lb.
  20. Count your blessings - $3.69 a pound for pork here and they dont sell butts!  Picnics, loins, chops but no butts.   Brought 4 butts back with me (frozen and in the checked bag) when I visited Minnesota in September!!!


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