Originally Posted by DaGoomba
I was wondering about cutting the bigger butts in half because the only ones I can find at Costco and Safeway out here are like 17 pounders and huge!! I can't find an 8 or 9 pounder.
Double check, but for the most part pork butts sold at Sam's and Costco are double packed butts. Each one will be about 8-9 lbs. unless you're getting both a butt and picnic in a package, but I've never seen that at the big stores.