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07-28-2011, 11:28 AM
I've received an order for some smoked chuck roast. I'm paying $2.98 per pound and they want a 5 pound smoked roast. Being a complete newbie to this catering thing, what's a fair price to charge for the one roast?
P.S.---if they like it I'm sure they will order more soon. Thanks guys...and gals....
07-28-2011, 11:52 AM
Do they want 5 pounds of smoked meat or a 5 pound roast smoked?
The problem is that you have to burn as much fuel and do about as much work as you would do for a large cook.
Can you set some sort of minimum cost for your effort?
07-28-2011, 03:36 PM
Sorry....they want me to smoke a 5 pound roast. I will have other stuff in the smoker for other people so the charcoal/wood will not be for just the one roast. Thanks.....Dan
07-30-2011, 08:56 PM
I would charge $12/pound for finished weight.
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