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

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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

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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

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

4. Indian Curry Lentils

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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

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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

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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

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

8. Sloppy Lentil Joes

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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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