# Bbq catering calculator

## How do you calculate BBQ 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 BBQ will feed 50 people?

A healthy serving, considering people will usually be eating on a bun and/or with side dishes is 6-8 oz. 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.

## 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 will feed 60 people?

I usually figure 6 people per pound (cooked) since women and children will eat less. Totally agree on the 50% yield. With that said, for 60 people I would take at least 10 lbs. but no more than 12 lbs.

## How much BBQ will feed 150 people?

per serving of each meat, assuming there will be 1 serving of each meat per guest and, taking into account a 60&#37; yield after the meat is cooked, I estimate: 56 lbs. of each meat cooked to feed your guests. This means you will need roughly 78 lbs.

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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 do you calculate how much pulled pork per person?

For pulled pork, the standard rule of thumb is one-third to one-half pound of meat per person. When cooked and shredded, a bone-in pork shoulder will lose around 40 percent of its weight. For example, a raw 10-pound pork shoulder (or two 5-pounders) will yield about 6 pounds of finished meat, serving 12 to 18 people.

## How much pulled pork do I need for 100 people?

Here’s the basic math I use for pulled pork. Ex: For 100 people it will take 25lbs of COOKED pork to feed them. 25 + 7.5 = 32.5lbs of RAW pork will yeild you about 25lbs of cooked pork to feed 100 people.

## 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 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.

## 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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