Your online resource

for all things culinary


HOME Search this Site All Recipes Special Sections Articles &  Resources Kitchen Equipment Food & Health Growing Food Directories

Missing an Ingredient ? UKFoodOnline.co.uk

 

Credit Crunch Recipes

A collection of cheap recipes for the credit crunch

Published September 2008

 

This page is part of  a series of articles on this site devised to give practical advice for saving money and preventing unnecessary food wastage. That's extra money in the bank to spend on other things.

 

See Also: Introduction | Cutting your Food Bills |   BOFOFs (Buy one Get One Free) | Money Saving Foods

 

Below are just a few  main course recipes on this site which will help you beat the credit crunch.  Once you get the hang of it, you’ll be able to find lots more similar recipes throughout the site which will enable you to save money on your food shopping bill whilst still being able to prepare delicious, exciting and nutritious recipes for yourself, your family and your friends.

 

Key:-   Veg = Vegetarian     HT = Hot      CD = Cold       MC = Main Course 

 

Recipes using Leftovers        Soup Recipes

 

Eggs & Vegetarian economical recipes

Chilli Omelette    Veg  HT  MC  20mins

Chickpeas with Raisins    Veg  HT  MC  Moroccan  35mins

Cannelloni with Mushrooms    Veg  HT  MC  40mins

Creamy Spinach Pasta Bake    Veg  HT  MC  45mins

Cheese and Onion Quiche    Veg  HT  MC  50mins

Cheese Stuffed Courgettes    Veg  HT  MC  50mins

Cheese and Spinach Pie    Veg  HT  MC  90mins

 

Economical Meat recipes

Egyptian Kofta    HT  MC  20mins plus chilling

Coriander Pork Burgers    HT  MC  30mins

Beef and Cabbage Bake    HT  MC  British  75mins

Pork and Potato Tourtière    HT  MC  Canadian  80mins

Meatballs in Tomato Sauce    HT  MC  90mins

Coriander Beef Stew    HT  MC  Peruvian  90mins plus marinating

Lancashire Hotpot    HT  MC  135mins

 

Cheap Offal recipes

Fried Liver and Bacon    HT  MC  15mins

Braised Chicken Livers    HT  MC  20mins    New!    October   2008

Braised Liver with Orange    HT  MC  25mins

Liver with Mushrooms    HT  MC  25mins   New!    October   2008

Maitre Grilled Kidneys    HT  MC  25mins

Kidney and Bacon Brochettes    HT  MC  30mins

 

Cheap Pasta, Rice and Pulses recipes

Eliche alla Cipolle    HT  MC  20mins

Garlic and Mushroom Pasta    Veg  HT  MC  20mins

Frankfurters with Macaroni    HT  MC  25mins

Haddock and Spinach Pasta    HT  MC  25mins   New!    October   2008

Cannelloni with Mushrooms    Veg  HT  MC  40mins

Creamy Spinach Pasta Bake    Veg  HT  MC  45mins

Ham and Mushroom Cannelloni    HT  MC  50mins

 

Economical Poultry recipes

Chicken and Bean Stir Fry    HT  MC  30mins    New!   October  2008

Coriander Turkey Burgers    HT  MC  30mins

Gingered Chicken Kebabs    HT  MC  30mins plus marinating

Khmer Grilled Chicken    HT  MC  Cambodian  30mins plus marinating

Turkey Ginger Stir Fry    HT  MC  30mins    New!   October   2008

Molasses Chicken    HT  MC  35mins

Easy Chicken Curry    HT  MC  40mins       New!   October  2008

 Follow us 

Share 

 

 

 

 Sign up for Free E-mailings
 
 

I still haven't found what I'm looking for

 

Try our search facility. Type in your main ingredient (s) or whatever you happen to have available in your store cupboard or fridge and allow us to whisk you up a recipe in seconds!

 

 

 

For full advanced search tips visit our main search page via the red "search this site" button at the top of the page

 

About Us  |  Contact Us  |   Advertise |    Private Privacy  |   Media Resources  |  Links  |  Sitemap  |  Printing Recipes  |  

 

Abbreviations on this site  

 

 

 

This Web Site was designed and created by Recipes4us.co.uk. Copyright © 2000 to date [Recipes4us] All rights reserved.

 Some Photos © www.fotolia.co.uk