Share this page

5 Meals that are cheaper and better made at home by Michelle Cavanaugh Donn

by Michelle Cavanaugh Donn, posted to Food & Drink

These five recipes are some of my favorites that taste better at home than in a restaurant. You will save 50% or more making these meals at home, and you can make it healthier too by controlling the added salt ans fat.


See all Top 10 lists from Food & Drink
1,671 views

Added to Your List

Lazy BBQ Ribs

cookbetterthan.wordpress....

Lazy BBQ Ribs These are called lazy for a reason; they are easy and...more

Getting BBQ Ribs out is never a treat for your wallet at almost $30 a slab in most places, and the yucky fattening sides they server are even worse, making this meal at home is a win-win.

Added to Your List

Braised Sweet and Sour Red Cabbage with Country Style Pork Spareribs

cookbetterthan.wordpress....

Braised Sweet and Sour Red Cabbage with Country Style Pork Spareribs...more

I am offended at the price and poor quality of most German food I can get in South Florida so cooking pork spareribs and red cabbage at home is a must.

Added to Your List

Scallops and Prosciutto over Capellini

cookbetterthan.wordpress....

Scallops and Prosciutto over Capellini I think the little bay scallops...more

Using the small bay scallops in this easy pasta dish will save you lots of money over any seafood meal you can buy at a restaurant.

Added to Your List

Grilled Shrimp with Mango Salsa and Cilantro Rice

cookbetterthan.wordpress....

Grilled Shrimp with Mango Salsa and Cilantro Rice This recipe has now...more

Shrimp in most restaurants is over cooked and over priced, this tropical dish is so great you will never have shrimp out again.

Added to Your List

Beer Marinated Grilled Chicken Fajitas

cookbetterthan.wordpress....

Beer Marinated Grilled Chicken Fajitas Around here we love a nice...more

Grilling your own chicken will save you money and get you the best tasting fajitas you have ever had.

What should I add to this list?

Add an item

comments