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Meals for four, for £1.50, or less, a head! Saving money doesn't have to mean going without your favourite foods, or missing out on fantastic flavour.
With these meals you can keep family and friends excited by your cooking without spending a small fortune.
Cheap family meals
Enjoy these quick, cheap and easy meal ideas.
This delicious vegetarian recipe works brilliantly as a simple vegetarian main course.
A moreish taste of the Caribbean, and for less than £1.50 a head.
For less than £1.50 a head, these Mediterranean-inspired kebabs are a sunny delight.
A fabulously simple vegetarian dish that, at less than £1.50 a head, is cheap as chips to make.
A delightfully summery risotto for less than £1.50 a head. Vegetarians can substitute the cheese for a veggie variety. This recipe can be frozen.
This vegetarian pie costs around £1.50 per person to make. It's a cheap and cheerful meal that looks more expensive than it is!
These chicken goujons are summery comfort food at its best, and this recipe cost less than £1.50 a head. Try adding different herbs to the breadcrumbs or a pinch of chilli flakes.
Adding chickpeas to recipes is a great way to save money as you can get away with using less fish. This recipe only costs £1.50 a head.
Got some leftovers from your roast chicken? Use them up in this creamy, comforting pie.
A comforting low-fat vegetarian risotto with pearl barley.
This veggie version of a risotto recipe uses pearl barley. It’s cheap (99p per portion), a source of complex carbs and it's almost impossible to overcook – great for novice cooks.
Watching the pennies? This recipe uses sausage meat instead of mince for a cheap alternative.
These crispy vegetable fritters belong with soft poached eggs. A marriage made in heaven and a cheap vegetarian dinner!
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A great set of recipes! We like simple, farmhouse family meals, often with an old fashioned feel to it like rabbit stew, bubble ad squeak etc! Take a look at www.oldfashionedvalues.co.uk to view some more!
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