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What's Your Favorite Cheap Dinner Recipe?

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There's no shame in the cheap dinner game.

When it comes to delicious recipes that won't break the bank — like these roasted veggie and black bean tacos — you can never have too many in your arsenal.
cookingclassy.com

When it comes to delicious recipes that won't break the bank — like these roasted veggie and black bean tacos — you can never have too many in your arsenal.

And we all have our go-to recipes that we make again and again...

Maybe it's upgrading an already-inexpensive staple, like ramen or rice:

This easy ramen bowl amps up instant noodles by adding mushrooms, green onions, spinach, and an egg. Recipe here.
budgetbytes.com

This easy ramen bowl amps up instant noodles by adding mushrooms, green onions, spinach, and an egg. Recipe here.

Or swapping a pricier ingredient for something more budget-friendly:

This one-pot curry tomato dish trades meatballs for chickpea dumplings. Recipe here.
diettaste.com

This one-pot curry tomato dish trades meatballs for chickpea dumplings. Recipe here.

Or making a bulk batch to feed you for an entire week:

This slow cooker spinach and white bean soup makes eight servings. Recipe here.

Or DIY'ing a restaurant-style favorite — for less money than the restaurant would charge:

No tip required on these copycat P.F. Changs chicken lettuce wraps. Recipe here.
damndelicious.net

No tip required on these copycat P.F. Changs chicken lettuce wraps. Recipe here.

Whatever your go-cheap dinner is, we'd want to know about it! Share your favorites in the comments below — along with a link to the recipe — for a chance to be featured in a future BuzzFeed post.

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