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Some Good News On The Brisket Front…

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    Some Good News On The Brisket Front…

    I just got back from Costco, and prime brisket is down to $4.19/lb. I know someone will come along and say "it was $1.99 at HEB last week", but this is big news in Chicagoland. I can’t remember the last time I paid less than $4.99/lb. BTW, I didn’t buy this or any other brisket today, it was just the one that was front and center.
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    Last edited by Sid P; November 17, 2021, 03:42 PM. Reason: Clarification.

    24 lbs!!!! Good lord man, are you feeding a rodeo? FireMan knows


    • Sid P
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      ecowper No, that was the easiest pic. I didn’t need one today, but I always check the price.

    • ecowper
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      A few years back, I was laying out meat for a summer BBQ (a lot of meat). My daughter was helping and she exclaimed "what? Are you cooking for a rodeo???" ... which I shared with the Pit .... and it's been a running joke between FireMan and I ever since. :-)

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      Rodeo? Someone say rodeo? There gotta be a pony here somewhere!

    A step in the right direction for sure….


    • FireMan
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      Step? Ya gotta watch yer step when there’s a rodeo goin on, yessir.

    Good to hear. I think it was $5.49 for Prime for me last week, $4.69 for Choice. And yeah, that there's a biggun, good thing you left it.


      Good to know. I live a mile outside of Chicago and was a planning on a Costco run tonight…..but now I don’t think I need too.


        Good deal. BTW - $5.00/lb at HEB so your Costco beat us (this time)


          Good to know! Good job I was able to sneak in the Click purchases when brisket was expensive!


            It was $1.99 lb last week at HEB.
            Last edited by Panhead John; November 17, 2021, 06:01 PM.


              Checked th Dillons (Kroger) ad at lunch; $5.99/ fer choice packers, $7.49/ fer flats or points.
              Havedta hit th Hyvee, an Checkers ads, see whattup, afore rollin like dat...^


              • Richard Chrz
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                Same here in Wi

              Hmmm gonna have to swing by Sams tomorrow... I wonder if the wife will let me borrow her car, I know even if I park in the furthest corner of the largest parking lot in our town someone is gonna door ding me there lol.


                Yeah. I was in Costco today and prime brisket was $4.79 a pound! Unfortunately, they only had two monster 21 pound babies so I had to pass for now. I guess the brisket shortage is over!


                  I paid $4.89 a pound for a prime 10 pounder at Costco in Sarasota today.



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