Loving The Northwest

Loving The Northwest

Monday, June 7, 2010

$5 dinner bargain meals - WinCo Foods

WinCo $5 Bargain Meals - all ingredients purchased at WinCo Foods
I am happy to participate in the 5 dollar dinners Bargain Meal of the Week.
For more low budget meals to go Bargain Meals and 1 trip, 1 bag, 5 dinners

Crunchy Chicken Nugget Tacos
(Serves 4)

12 Frozen breaded fully cooked chicken breast nuggets (Redi Serve in the deli section) $1.49 (this would be great meal if you have leftover chicken nuggets from a previous meal)
1/4 cup creamy Caesar dressing $.25
4 flour tortillas (8 to 10 inches in diameter) $.64
2 cups shredded iceberg lettuce $.50
1 medium tomato, cut into 8 slices $.35
1/2 cup chow mein noodles $.25

Bake nuggets as directed on package.

Meanwhile, spread 1 tablespoon dressing over each tortilla; sprinkle each evenly with 1/2 cup lettuce. Arrange 2 tomato slices and 3 nuggets down center of each tortilla; sprinkle nuggets with 2 tablespoons chow mein noodles.

Fold sides of tortillas over filling, slightly overlapping.

Add additional ingredients if you prefer.

Total $3.48.  This leaves room in your budget to add a watermelon slice for everyone or a side salad.  This is a great lunch.

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