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9 Budget Friendly Summer Recipes

9 Budget Friendly Summer Recipes

Summer is officially here and with the world opening up it’s hard to not want to go out to eat every chance you get. It is okay to go out and dine on fancy patios every once in a while, but don’t forget that you can still cook up some delicious food at home to help you save a buck or two. We have gathered some really awesome recipes that are not only scrumptions, but also budget friendly. Take a look and let us know what you think!

Zucchini noodles are all the rage; they are a great healthy alternative to pasta, plus they are also fun to make! Don’t worry if you don’t have a spiralizer at home, you can use any normal food shredder to slice them up. Then all you have to do is add some tomatoes and a little bit of pesto and you’ve got yourself a delicious, easy, and frugal meal.

Who doesn’t love a good shrimp dish? What’s even better is that they are one of the least expensive forms of fish out there. Get your zest on and start grilling up this great dish!

This coleslaw recipe is perfect for a hot summer afternoon. The ingredients are relatively cheap and you can always store the extras for later too. For you non-vegan eaters out there, here is another great recipe that is just as good of a bargain.

Transport yourself straight to Hawaii without the expensive plane ticket with this quick, and most importantly, inexpensive recipe. With just one bite, you can hear the rustling of palm trees blowing in the breeze.

Nothing screams “summertime” more than watermelon! Time to stock up on our favorite summer fruit and get to chopping because this recipe is bound to turn into your favorite lunch staple.

Stew might not be the first choice for a hot summer night meal, but we are here to tell you that this recipe will change your mind. It will undoubtedly fill your belly and your mouth full of flavor. Don’t believe us? Try it for yourself!

Sloppy Joes anyone? This simple and almost effortless recipe only requires three ingredients, but don’t let that fool you. Although easy to make, these sandwiches will knock any fine dining dish out of the park.

Corn on the cob is a classic summer dish, but what about corn off the cob? Take a look at this recipe for a mouthwatering experience that you can share with all of your friends and family.

We all know about lobster rolls, but what about shrimp rolls? Cut the price down by at least $30 by opting to go with lobster's cheaper cousin! You won’t be sacrificing any taste and trust us, you will thank us after the first bite.

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