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    Sam’s Pork Butt cheap?

    This seemed cheap to me.
    Just bought 3 pork butts at $1.63/lb
    Also bought Prime Brisket at $4.32/lb. Only slightly higher than their choice brisket @ $4.24.


    #2
    In today's market conditions those are pretty reasonable.

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      #3
      It’s been months since I’ve seen prime brisket under $4.99/lb, so that’s a decent deal.

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        #4
        Pork shoulders run 0.99lb here on sale, and 2.89-3.29 a prime packer brisket.

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        • bbqLuv
          bbqLuv commented
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          I have been thinking of moving to Texas. Keep it up and I just might.
          Do they have PBR?
          I hear Lone Star is close enough.

        • texastweeter
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          I drink PBR...best cheap beer out there, so yes. 4.99 a six pack bbqLuv

        #5
        I have been seeing pork butts at closer to normal price around here lately. But just yesterday at Kroger, they had Smithfield butts and a few store brand butts "on sale" at $3.99/lb. The weird thing is, about 20 ft. away in the next cooler section, there were the store brand butts (really no difference in quality) on sale for $1.69/lb.

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        • bbqLuv
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          Bought one for $1,69LB at Fred Meyer's (Krogers) here in Portland OR.

        #6
        Great deal! I fear it's very short-lived from what I read. My last brisket was $4.98/lb I think. I don't even buy butts unless they're <$2 because to me & my family pork isn't worth a premium price. Beef, yes.

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        • jpietrantone
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          Huskee I'm the exact same way. I buy <2, otherwise I buy something else.

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