8 Tasty Cheap Meals That Anyone Can Make When Inflation Hits Hard

1. Buffalo Chickpea Wraps

Sauté chickpeas with spices and Buffalo sauce, then wrap them with crisp romaine, juicy tomatoes, tangy red onions, and creamy hummus dressing. A budget-friendly dinner ready in no time!

2. 3-Ingredient Teriyaki Chicken

Create a delicious chicken teriyaki with just boneless chicken thighs, soy sauce, and brown sugar. This simple recipe is perfect for quick, cost-effective meals.

3. Garlic Veggie Rotini Pasta

Combine mushrooms, broccoli, peppers, and garlic for a flavorful rotini pasta. This easy, meal-preppable dish keeps you satisfied all week without breaking the bank.

4. Sweet Potato and Black Bean Burritos

Enjoy cheesy vegetarian burritos with sweet potatoes, corn, and black beans. These budget-friendly burritos are easy to make and packed with flavor.

5. Chili Lime Baked Tilapia with Avocado Crema

Elevate affordable tilapia with a spicy chili-lime marinade. This baked dish, topped with avocado crema, is both delicious and economical.

6. Barbecue Beer Can Chicken

Season a whole chicken with BBQ rub and cook it on a beer can for juicy, flavorful results. This versatile dish provides multiple meals and is perfect for grilling.

7. Energy-Boosting Buddha Bowl

Packed with quinoa, mushrooms, beets, and a tangy tahini dressing, this colorful bowl is a nutrient-rich, filling, and budget-friendly meal.

8. Zucchini Noodles with Kale Pesto

Create noodles from zucchini and top them with kale pesto for a healthy twist on comfort food. This dish is delicious and sneaks in extra veggies effortlessly.