You’ll be shocked at what you can make for $20 or less. So go on, impress your date with a romantic homemade dinner—no reservation required.
Shrimp Mac and Cheese
To make this dish feel even more decadent and expensive, use jumbo shrimp.
Slow Cooker Mole Chicken
Chicken thighs are one of the most under-appreciated cuts in the meat department. Not only are they tender and hard to overcook, they’re extremely budget-friendly. Red Pepper Shrimp
When frozen shrimp go on sale, stock up. It’s an inexpensive way to make restaurant-quality seafood dinners, like this creamy shrimp fettuccine. Simple Roast Chicken and Veggies
Mastering the whole roasted chicken is not only impressive, it’s inexpensive. Start with this simple chicken recipe.
Grilled Coffee Marinated Pork Chops
Pork chops and polenta are both inexpensive items that are easy to dress up. In this case, we used an espresso and brown sugar marinade on the pork and served it over a creamy parmesan polenta.