How Much Does An Epic Meal Time Meal Cost?

All the bacon and Jack on Epic Meal Time’s YouTube cooking show can’t come cheap. Here’s a breakdown in dollars and cents of one of their most popular episodes.

2. From watching the video, strategic pausing, and counting bacon…

3. The ingredients are:


30 Egg McMuffins
30 Ham and Egg McMuffins
30 Sausage and Egg McMuffins
50 strips of bacon (3 trays with ~18 slices each)
8 pizza doughs
84 eggs
5 lbs. sausage links
2 lbs. cheddar cheese
2 bottles of syrup
a 1.75 liter bottle of Jack Daniels
1 blueberry muffin

Never forget the muffin…

5. Using various sources to price ingredients:


Egg McMuffins: 30 at $1.60 each
Ham and Egg McMuffins: 30 at $1.80 each
Sausage and Egg McMuffins: 30 at $1.80
Bacon: 50 at $.35/strip
Pizza dough: 8 at $5.40 each
Eggs: 84 at $.25 each
Sausage: 5 lbs. at $4.10/lb.
Cheddar cheese: 2 lbs. at $1.82/lb.
Syrup: 2 bottles at $2.99/bottle
Jack Daniels: $30/ a 1.75 liter bottle
Blueberry muffin: $1.75

6. The total cost is:

7. That’s money that could buy 410 used copies of The Joy of Cooking.


I’m not saying they need it? But I’m not saying they don’t.

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

          
    Now Buzzing