Why Feature a Spit Roast for Your Next Party?

by Nora Seabolt

With summer just around the corner, it's time to start thinking of gatherings with friends and family. You are probably planning for family reunions and upcoming holidays already. Of course, food is one of the most important parts of planning a social event. You may even be the one who throws the cookout that everyone can't wait to get to each year, but you're finding yourself out of ideas. Have you considered a spit roast for your next party?

A spit roast is an open flame cookout of a pig. Yes, everyone will be able to watch this huge hog cook slowly on a spit. So, what makes this spit roast melbourne melbourne a great idea for your party?

It is a major attraction for sure. Unless you live in certain areas where this is a normal event, many of your guests will never have seen an actual display of a roasting pig. Children especially, will be highly entertained at the display. It will certainly serve as conversation for your guests.

Your family and friends will have more than enough to eat in addition to it being a main attraction. Your pork roast will be plenty of meat to eat and will offer a wide selection of how it can be eaten. Of course your guests can help themselves to a large slice of ham right after the pork hits the table. However, you can be creative and offer lots to please your friends such as dipping sauces for the pig. Many also offer chopped bbq or pulled pork and pulled pork sandwiches. You can even make it extra special, by offering deep fried skins. The possibilities are as great as your imagination.

Another benefit of a spit roast is it is healthier than other forms of cooking, as it decreases the level of oil and fat typically involved.

In case you're wondering, there are a few perks for the cook as well. Spit roasting does not require constant monitoring, allowing the cook to enjoy the event as well. The most amount of work involved is the prep time in the beginning. Once the hog is securely cooking, the whole family can enjoy the bbq.

You may be wondering about the cost. Typically with a spit roast, you will not need to offer many other meats because it is basically the main attraction. It will cost you less than it normally would to have your event catered because you are no longer paying per person.

A spit fire roast is the perfect choice for your next summer party. Your family and friends will have a blast. It is a healthier option. It's less expensive and don't forget, it lets you also enjoy the party as opposed to standing over hot coals all day. Your guests will be full and they will never forget the spectacular event of watching an entire pig-on-a-stick. Your guests will remember you for your spit roast party.

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