8 Budget-Friendly Meals

8 Budget-Friendly Meals

Keep both your belly and your wallet full with these budget-friendly, family-sized main dishes. These crowd-pleasing meals will feed a family of four for about $10!

1. Spinach-Potato Tacos


Traditional Mexican tacos are much more than ground beef and sour cream in a fried shell. There are many, many ways to make tacos—in our opinion, this is one of the best. View the recipe.

2. White Bean and Vegetable Soup


This is a great meal because if you don’t have one ingredient, you can easily substitute with other veggies from your fridge! View the recipe.

3. Mexican Black Bean Corn Soup


This hearty soup is delicious, comforting, and very easy to make! View the recipe.

4. Indian Curry Lentils


This simple and wholesome dish will tickle your senses with curry and fragrant spices. These lentils only need 3 minutes prep work! View the recipe.

5. Burrito Bowl


Eaten warm or cold, this simple burrito bowl is a tasty, satisfying treat that can use any seasonal veggies. View the recipe.

6. Hollywood Bowl Brown Rice Salad


This rice salad dish is filling yet refreshing and it can be made hours before serving, making it an ideal choice for a potluck or a picnic. View the recipe.

7. Chilled Peanut Noodles


This dish comes together quickly and has a lovely sweet and savory flavor. View the recipe.

8. Sloppy Lentil Joes


This is a quick and easy meal that also reheats well for lunch the next day or two. View the recipe.

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