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My local Sam's has butts at $1.98, cases are $1.55 a pound

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  • _John_
    Former Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 2454

    My local Sam's has butts at $1.98, cases are $1.55 a pound

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  • Jerod Broussard
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      Originally posted by Jerod Broussard View Post
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      hahaha thats what i was gonna say but didn't want to be the smart A$$. Thanks Jerod!!

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      #4
      Wait, what?

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      • _John_
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        • Jul 2014
        • 2454

        #5
        Technically I should have typed "at least 6 characters"

        I just finished trimming it all up, rebagging and freezing. That took a while and I can't feel my fingers. 76 pounds of meat later I was pretty sure I was cutting with the wrong side of the knife.

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        • Jerod Broussard
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          Yeh, I almost typed that too. It happens when you just try to put one smiley face.

          Good deal, I don't have a local Sam's so congrats on a dull knife.
      • sak11202
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        • Sep 2014
        • 8

        #6

        John was at Costco this week and paid 1.98 lb never thought about buying a case, how many pkgs come in one?

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        • DWCowles
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          Usually 8 butts
      • sak11202
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        • Sep 2014
        • 8

        #7
        Thank you DW, sounds like a better way to go.

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        • _John_
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          • Jul 2014
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          #8
          Usually the case is $1 per pound less on the pork. As DW said there are 8 butts. I mentioned cutting them all up, that is because they come in 2 packs. I usually have a couple 2-packs in the fridge but I don't always want to thaw and cook 2 so I usually separate them so I can do 1 or 3 without overcooking.

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          • DWCowles
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            #9
            i bought a case of butts at Sam's Club last summer and I got them for $1.37 lb. but I'm sure they have gone up since then

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