I love shopping at the 99 Cent Only Store and sometimes I am there on a daily basis which is easy to do with it being just up the street from me. The fun thing about shopping there is that you never know what deals you will find each day and sometimes there are some amazing deals to be found. I began thinking about cooking with the different products you buy there and how easy it is to make a meal from them so I began a search on the internet and sure enough there are recipes that people are sharing created from the items purchased at the 99 Cent Only Store. The following are some of the recipes I found that I think you will enjoy, so check them out and give them a try, it will save you some money and you won’t lose out on flavor.
Salsa Turkey Burgers – These are a quick, tasty and easy turkey burgers with a kick to them. This recipe will serve up to 4 people and includes ground turkey, bread crumbs and salsa. Turkey burgers are a great way to cut down on the fat and a nice change from your traditional beef burgers.
Couscous and Broccoli – This recipe is quick and easy and only has three ingredients which are couscous, fat free chicken broth and frozen chopped broccoli. This recipe serves 4 people, I like to double it and have left overs for the following day so my husband can take it to lunch with him.
Corn and Kielbasa Chowder – A great combination that I like to enjoy and this recipe will serve 4 people. The ingredients include light Kielbasa, baking potato, fat free chicken broth, fat free half and half and frozen corn. What a great recipe idea that is also a healthier choice with these particular ingredients.
Hungry Girl’s Chicken Pot Pie!! – Who doesn’t love a delicious pot pie, I grew up on these things and could not get enough of them. I really loved the crust and would take my heated pie and turn it upside down on my plate or in a bowl and poke a hole in it to let the steamy goodness cool down enough to eat. I love how simple this recipe is with the use of crescent rolls, fat free cream of celery soup, fat free chicken breast and mixed veggies. Another light recipe to enjoy while cutting down the fat and this also serves 4 people.
Tortilla Chicken & Dumplings – When you make this recipe you will notice that the tortillas puff up like noodles, something I found pretty amazing and a great substitution that takes a whole lot less time than traditional dumplings. Low fat and calorie this is a great comfort food that will serve up to 8 people. The ingredients include chicken broth, chicken breast in water, tortillas and flour, that’s it, four simple ingredients and you have yourself a delicious bowl of chicken and dumplings.
There you have some great recipe ideas to consider cooking for you and your family and they won’t cost you an arm and a leg but a few dollars at the 99 Cent Only Store. I hope you enjoy these ideas I have picked for you and they become a new addition to your recipe box.