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While most Americans spend a good portion of their income on food, there are many who prepare delicious family dinners that won’t break the bank. Let’s take a look at a few items and recipes that are $2 or less per serving:
Sausages with Warm Potato Salad:
This great meal comes in at $1.69 per serving.
1 1/2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh parsley
1 teaspoon white wine vinegar
3 tablespoons olive oil
1 shallot, finely chopped
1 1/2 pounds small red potatoes
4 chicken or pork sausage links (12 oz.)
You can mix up the type of sausage to include hot or Italian. Click HERE for the complete recipe.
This hearty stew will cost you around $1 per serving!
2 pounds beef tips, cut into 1-inch cubes
1 (14.5 oz.) can Mexican style stewed tomatoes
1 (10.5 oz.) can beef broth, undiluted
1 (8 oz.) jar mild picante sauce
1 (10 oz.) package frozen whole-kernel corn, thawed
3 carrots, cut into 1/2-inch-thick pieces
1 onion, cut into thin wedges
2 garlic cloves, pressed
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup water
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
In three to four hours you’ll have a great tasting and inexpensive meal that is sure to warm you up on a cold winter evening. Complete Recipe
Slow-Cooker Pulled Pork:
This is one of my family’s favorites. Cost per serving is less than $1.50!
1 (3 lb.) boneless pork shoulder, skin and excess fat removed
1 onion, chopped
1/2 cup low-sodium chicken broth or water
2 cups bottled or homemade barbecue sauce
2 tablespoons mustard
2 tablespoons honey
1 tablespoon soy sauce
Salt and pepper
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