I am happy to participate in the 5 dollar dinners Bargain Meal of the Week.
Saucy Ground Beef and Noodles
1 lb ground beef $1.98
1 medium onion, chopped (1/2 cup) $.34
1 medium bell pepper, chopped (1 cup) $.58
3 cups uncooked extra-wide egg noodles (5 oz) $.58 (American Beauty)
2 1/2 cups water
1/2 teaspoon Italian seasoning $.05
1 jar (1 lb 10 oz) tomato pasta sauce (any variety) or marinara sauce $.98 Ragu
1 jar (4.5 oz) sliced mushrooms, drained $.44 Hy-Top
In 4-quart Dutch oven, cook beef, onion and bell pepper over medium heat 8 to 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until beef is thoroughly cooked; drain.
Stir in remaining ingredients. Heat to boiling, stirring occasionally. Reduce heat; simmer uncovered 10 to 12 minutes or until noodles are tender.
Total Price $4.95
Thank you to Betty Crocker for the recipe