​How to Estimate Barbecue Fixings for 100 People

The following foods are popular at a barbecue.  If serving more than one salad, allow smaller serving sizes of each salad.

​Serving Size ​Purchase/Prepare
​Potato Salad ​150 mL (2/3 cup) ​15 kg (33 lb)
​Coleslaw ​150 mL ​10 kg (22 lb)
​Bean Salad ​125 mL (1/2 cup) ​10 kg (22 lb)
​Baked Beans ​125 mL (1/2 cup) ​10 cans 1.36 L/48 oz each 
​Garlic Bread ​1 – 2 slices ​15 loaves
​Horseradish ​10 mL (2 tsp) ​10 bottles (142 g each)
​Olives ​3 jars (375 mL each)
​Pickles ​4 jars (1 L each)
 

 
Last updated on April 26, 2017