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How many pounds of coleslaw do I need to feed 50 people?

Last Updated: 21st April, 2021

Approximately 1 1/2 gallons plus one cup ofcoleslaw, or 25 cups, is needed to serve 50people, assuming each serving is 1/2 cup. It takes between 10and 12 pounds of raw cabbage to make 50 servings ofcoleslaw.

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Just so, how many pounds of coleslaw do I need to feed 200 people?

You have plenty of meat. About 2 1/2gallons each slaw and 18 pounds green beans.

Additionally, how much is a pound of coleslaw? According to the Great Party Recipes website, you shouldfigure 3 or 4 oz. of coleslaw per person. Multiplying 70 by4 equals 280. Divide 280 oz. by 16 to get 17.5 lbs. ofcoleslaw.

Considering this, how many people will a gallon of coleslaw serve?

One gallon will give you about 25 - 30 sideportions, one quart yields 6 -7 servings, one pint serves 3– 4 and ½ pint serves 1 – 2.

How many pounds of pulled pork do I need for 100 people?

If you're doing boneless pork butt in a smoker,I'd estimate about a 30%-40% shrinkage rate (give or take,depending upon the fat content). If you go with about 75pounds of boneless raw meat, that will translate to about 45to 52 pounds of cooked meat, which will yield about about7.2 to 8.3 ounces per person.

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