# Bbq catering price guide

## How much BBQ do I need per person?

A good rule of thumb is to count on about ⅓ pound of cooked meat for each person for a main. This amount may vary between ½ pound if your guests are big eaters or you don’t have many sides, to ¼ pound if your sides are generous.

## How much food should I serve at a BBQ?

Mains. For protein-centric parties: plan on serving each adult 6 to 8 ounces of meat or seafood total for their main course. Smaller grill staples like hot dogs, ribs, chicken legs and thighs each run 1 1/2 to 4 ounces each, allowing for more variety on your guests’ plates.5 мая 2015 г.

## How much BBQ Do I need to feed 50 people?

So, for 50 people, I would go for 8 oz. per person (leftovers are great and freeze well), so you would need 50 lb. or so, which would reduce down to 28 lbs or so of finished product. Besides, how much BBQ do I need for 60 people? I usually figure 6 people per pound (cooked) since women and children will eat less.

## How do I start a BBQ catering business?

How to Start a BBQ Catering Business

1. Use cast iron and make sure you season it. Cast iron is the best surface for cooking when making BBQ, but it needs to be seasoned properly. …
3. Make sure that you allow for plenty of smoking time. …
4. Create a signature flavor from your smoke.

## How do you calculate food for a party?

The easiest rule is the “One Pound Rule.” Provide one pound of food for each adult guest (not including drinks or dessert). Calculate two drinks the first hour and then an additional drink for every hour after that.

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## How much BBQ will feed 40 people?

When feeding big eaters, you generally figure 3 people to the pound. Glenn wants to feed 40 people. 40 people x 4 oz = 160 oz divided by 16 oz to a pound. Therefore, Glenn needs 10 pounds of finished product…so he would need to start with 20 pounds.11 мая 2006 г.

## How many pounds of BBQ will feed 150 people?

150 people @ 1/4 pp = 37.5 lbs cooked = 75 lbs raw of each meat. Herein, how much pork do I need for 150 people? How Much Pulled Pork For 150 People. 56.25 pounds x 2 = 112.5 pounds raw pork meat (that’s a lot of meat!)

How much meat do I need for 150 people?FOODSERVE 25SERVE 100Hamburgers6-½–9-½ pounds26–30 poundsHam or roast beef10 pounds40 pounds

## What is the best food for a barbecue?

Top 15 family barbecue recipes

1. Easiest ever pulled pork. This is the simplest recipe for succulent pulled pork you will ever use. …
2. Lemon & yogurt chicken flatbreads. …
3. Sweet potatoes with red pepper & halloumi. …
4. Swedish meatball burgers.
5. Pineapple & pork skewers. …
6. BBQ chorizo potato salad. …
7. Soy & butter salmon parcels. …
8. Pick & mix pesto pasta salad bar.

## How much food do you need for 20 guests?

Some people will eat more or less than expected, a few guests might not show up, or someone might even bring an extra person or two. It’s best to overestimate the amount of food by just a bit than to run out.

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## How much brisket do I need for 50 people?

That means, if you need to feed 20 people, get 12 pounds of brisket. Need to feed 50? Cook 30-33 pounds of brisket.

## How many pounds of meat do I need for 50 people?

Cooking For Crowds For DummiesEntreePer PersonCrowd of 50Chicken, turkey, or duck (boneless)1/2 pound25 poundsChicken or turkey (with bones)3/4 to 1 pound38 poundsChili, stew, stroganoff, and other chopped meats5 to 6 ounces15 poundsGround beef1/2 pound25 pounds

## How much food should I bring to a cookout?

The amount of the food you’ll need depends on the number of people attending, but Food Network suggests providing about 1 pound of food per person (1/2 pound for kids). Gather supplies. A few days before your cookout, you should start to gather your supplies and make sure you have enough seating for your guests.

## How much does it cost to start a BBQ restaurant?

You should have at least \$150K to open a legit BBQ restaurant. Where do you live that you can cater meat from your kitchen?