Originally Posted by Teamfour
I have been calling around to places in metro DC. A local boutique butcher wants $7.99/lb for Berkshire pig bellies. He claims the pigs are specially fed, blah, blah, blah. Whole Foods wants $5.99/lb. A meat supplier quoted me $3.50/lb, which is what I am going with. BTW, these are all skin on bellies.
Berkshire bellies are the top of the line bellies but $7.99 is really high for any pork belly
I would probably still buy it to try though :)