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USDA Prime brisket at Sam's 2.58/lb

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  • phoccer
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    USDA Prime brisket at Sam's 2.58/lb

    Sam's Club has a few USDA Prime briskets in the lineup. Choice was 2.48/lb and Prime was 2.58. No brainer. Mine had 3 Prime and a half dozen or so Choice.
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  • Notavegan
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    • Chris Parrow
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    Nice pickup. Where are you geographically?

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      Kansas City. North side.
  • Breadhead
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    #3
    Woohoo... we should send this picture to the buyers at Costco and start a price war on USDA Prime Briskets...🤗 How low can they go???

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    • Spinaker
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      I'm in. I will bring a picture of this in to the head butcher at Costco. He will not be undercut! Hehehehehe

    • Breadhead
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      Good move Spinaker ...👍 While you're there ask him if he can give Pit members a special discount off of the $2.99 price if you can get them to buy 250,000 pounds over a 1 year period. I bet his eyes get real big.🤑
  • ssandy_561
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    #4
    Wow. The only place I can get whole packers is Walmart and they wanted 3.99/lb for choice
    Last edited by ssandy_561; April 2, 2017, 04:39 PM.

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    • Breadhead
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      I saw them in Whole Paycheck, I mean Whole Foods, for $9.99 per pound.🙈

    • Spinaker
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      Do you remember the "Asparagus water" incident? Breadhead Unbelievable.

    • Breadhead
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      I missed that one...🤔
  • Thunder77
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    Dayum! I gotta join Sam's Club.

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      #6
      Just an FYI. I was at Sam's again today and they had a bunch of Prime and Choice briskets. Still at 2.58 for Prime and 2.48 for Choice. Wondering if this is their regular price. Talked with a coworker and he said one downside to Sam's briskets was how the butchers handle the meat and you can end up with a meat hook in your brisket. He mentioned when you rub the hole can fill up with rub and you get a rather salty, full flavor bite on occasion. Something to keep and eye on when prepping.

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