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5 Winter Meals You Can Enjoy on a Budget


Throughout winter, soups, pastas, and bakes are the name of the game. These hot, comforting dishes will get you through the season. Continue reading for five dishes you and the family can enjoy, while sticking to a budget!


American Goulash. This old-fashioned goulash recipe is the perfect economical family meal. It incorporates canned tomatoes, ground beef, whole-wheat macaroni and simple spices. The pasta cooks right in the sauce, so you’ll only need one pot! The best part? You can get dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes. Here is the recipe.



Creamy Parmesan Mushroom Chicken. The rich and creamy sauce coats the chicken in this simple and delectable dinner. This dish is best served over whole-wheat spaghetti or mashed potatoes to round out the meal. For just $2.61 per serving, you can’t go wrong! Click here for the full recipe.



Sweet Potato-Peanut Bisque. This substantial vegetarian soup is full of flavor from pureed sweet potatoes, peanut butter, diced green chiles, and a blend of spices. Enjoy this dish for only $1.80 per serving! Click here for the recipe and directions.



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Chicken Marsala. This Italian-American meal calls for cremini mushrooms and prosciutto strips in the same skillet that the chicken is cooked in…which keeps the brown bits and caramelized pieces of the chicken in the overall dish. Click here for the recipe!


Spaghetti Carbonara. This hearty pasta dish yields up to six servings, and only requires 15 minutes of preparation! Best of all – most of the ingredients are already in your pantry or refrigerator! Here is the recipe, courtesy of Chef Tyler Florence.


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