How much turkey in kg do you need to feed 150 people?
To feed 250 people you will definately need more than one turkey. A 20lb (10kg) turkey will feed ten people, so you will need 25 x 20lb turkeys to feed 250 people. Very few catering venues or kitchens will be equipt to deal with the amount of cooking involved in roasting 25 turkeys, so it might be best to think of other catering options.
How much turkey you need for each person depends on the size of the individual turkeys. Turkeys under 12 pounds have less meat on them so you would need to allow 2 pounds per person. For turkeys over 12 pounds, you should allow 1 1/2 pounds per person. For 70 people you would need between 105 and 114 pounds of turkey.
It depends on how much nutrition and food those 9 people each need to survive. If you're trying to determine how big of a turkey to buy for Thanksgiving, a good rule of thumb is to buy 1 pound of turkey per person to allow for seconds and leftovers. So if you're having 9 guests for Thanksgiving, you'll need a 9-pound bird. edit: Remember that a 9 pound turkey is not 9lbs of meat...you'll need…