5 Healthy Summer Recipes For Less Than $2.50
These tasty entrees are both light on your waistline and wallet
Turkey Burritos with Fresh Fruit Salsa
$2.16 Per Serving
$21.64 Total Cost (Serves 10)
Packed with fruit, veggies, nutrition and flavor, this lighter, whole-grain twist on traditional burritos is sure to be a big hit with your family. Even our pickiest eater loves these Turkey Burritos with Fresh Fruit Salsa. Yum!
—Lisa Eaton, Kennebunk, Maine
Grilled Basil Chicken and Tomatoes
$2.17 Per Serving
$8.68 Total Cost (Serves 4)
Grilled Basil Chicken and Tomatoes is the perfect recipe for midweek summer barbecues! Relax after work with a cold drink while your savory chicken marinates, then toss it on the grill. Enjoy!
—Laura Lunardi, Exton, Pennsylvania
Couscous Chicken Salad
$2.47 Per Serving
$14.84 Total Cost (Serves 9)
This Couscous Chicken Salad is perfect for a speedy lunch. It's easy to make and you can keep most of the ingredients on hand for a nutritious meal.
—Linda Baggett, Arcata, California
Oregano Olive Chicken
$1.61 Per Serving
$12.86 Total Cost (Serves 8)
Folks won’t believe a recipe that tastes so savory and special could be so light! Full of fresh-herb flavor, this Oregano Olive Chicken boasts a wonderful fragrance as it cooks.
—Consuelo Lewter, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Terrific Teriyaki Burgers
$1.54 Per Serving
$9.25 Total Cost (Serves 6)
Golden flecks of pineapple give these Terrific Teriyaki Burgers a touch of sweetness, while the gingerroot adds some spice. Ground chicken works well in this recipe, too.
—Margaret Wilson, Hemet, California