Jeff E said:Check the brisket at Walmart to make sure it's "Choice" grade. My local Walmart only carries "Select" briskets. I have to go to Sam's club to get good Choice briskets around here.
I got tired of looking for packers around here, everything is so far away. So I gotta local butcher that has them all the time. $2.60lb, well worth the addtional cost versus fighting Northern Virginia traffic to save a few bucks.