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Pig Roast

crazyspice Apr 24, 2011 08:33 AM

Hello Hounds,

A friend is planning a graduation party at the end of may is really would like to have a pig roast. This is not something I have experience with. She would like to have the pig delivered already roasted. I need your advice and recommendations. Thanks!

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    Philly Ray RE: crazyspice Apr 24, 2011 08:36 AM

    I used them for my dad's 75th birthday party a few years ago. I was able to pick it up myself, but they do offer delivery. Oh, and it was FANTASTIC.


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      teddybare RE: crazyspice Apr 24, 2011 11:15 AM

      Blooming Glen Caterers on 113 in Blooming glen. Rated #1

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        Philly Ray RE: teddybare Apr 24, 2011 08:32 PM

        Who rated them #1?

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          teddybare RE: Philly Ray Apr 25, 2011 04:44 AM

          readers choice awards!

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            Philly Ray RE: teddybare Apr 25, 2011 07:00 AM

            In what publication??

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              cgarner RE: Philly Ray Apr 25, 2011 09:39 AM

              I would guess the North Penn Reporter

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        cgarner RE: crazyspice Apr 25, 2011 09:43 AM

        fwiw, my sister & her husband had BG do a pig for pigroast for a luau for their company picnic, the pork was very good, but sparse for the $$ that they paid and the head-count they gave

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          Philly Ray RE: cgarner Apr 25, 2011 11:50 AM

          If the price lists on both websites are current, it looks to me that Esposito's is cheaper per pound for a whole roasted pig (especially at the upper end).

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            crazyspice RE: Philly Ray Apr 25, 2011 02:19 PM

            Thank you for your input so far. I have forwarded the links to my friend. If there are any additional options, please let me know.

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