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Cook Talk

graduation party/picnic for about 75 people
fried chicken, do your own hot dogs over the fire, cheesy potatoes, macaroni salad, baked beans assorted fresh fruits, chips, cupcakes or assorted cookies, bottled water & lemonade. Picnic time frame is from 1 to 4 p.m. Should I have another entree to pick from & how much food should I get/prepare? Thank You
For entree, just add about 10 veggie sausages such as Field Roast, or patties such as Morning Star or Boca burger.

fried chicken, 80 pieces
do your own hot dogs over the fire, 80 pieces
cheesy potatoes, about 30 pounds fresh potatoes or see the festive brunch for frozen recipe
macaroni salad, 4-5 pounds dry macaroni
baked beans, 2 1/2 gallons
assorted fresh fruits, check the fruit tray page for advice
chips, 1 pound per 12
add dips or salsa, 1/4 cup per person

cupcakes or assorted cookies, 1 flavor cupcake, do 1.2 per person, or 2 flavors do 50 each, or cookies, about 4 smallish per person

bottled water, 2 per person
lemonade, 7 gallons
ice- 1/2 pound per person

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