Burgers and dogs on the grill for Memorial Day and other easy meals this week.
Note: My Kroger Deals post (here) includes only the super sale items. The meal ideas include some regular sale items which can be found here (enter your zip code). You may have ingredients on hand that will make these meals cheaper.
Cajun Chicken Pasta (Tyson Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast $1.99/lb) Recipe here.
Serve with garlic toast* and Romaine salad (Ready Pac Baby Romaine, Bella Romaine or Baby Spinach 16 oz $3.00)
*Spread bread or bagel slices with butter, sprinkle with garlic salt, broil for 3-5 minutes until crisp and lightly brown.
Burgers and Dogs on the Grill (Hebrew National Beef Franks BOGO, Oscar Mayer Beef Franks $.60 after coupon, Ground Chuck $1.99/lb., Kroger Hamburger or Hot Dog Buns $1.00)
Serve with chips (Lay’s Potato Chips $1.98), corn on the cob (fresh corn $.38/ear) and watermelon (jumbo seedless watermelon $5.99)
BBQ Pork (or Chicken) Nachos (Curly’s Pulled Pork, BBQ Beef or Chicken 18 oz BOGO, Kroger Cheese 8 oz. $1.50 ). Place tortilla chips in a single layer on a baking sheet (I cover mine with foil). Layer BBQ meat and shredded cheese. Broil for 2-3 minutes until cheese is melted. Serve immediately with salsa if desired.
Serve with avocado slices (Haas avocados $.99) drizzled in Italian Dressing and Mexican Rice.
Bernie’s Oriental Ribs (Pork Spareribs $1.99/lb) Recipe here.
Serve with Asian Cole Slaw (Recipe here.)
Chipotle Shrimp Taco with Avocado Salsa Verde (Wild Caught Raw Shrimp 31-40 ct $4.99/lb, Avocados $.99) Recipe here.
Serve with spinach salad (Ready Pac Baby Romaine, Bella Romaine or Baby Spinach 16 oz $3.00)
Bean and Sausage Casserole (Jennie-O Turkey Smoked Sausage or Kielbasa 14 oz BOGO, Bush’s Baked Beans $1.59) Recipe here.
Serve with roasted red potato quarters (Kroger Red Potatoes 5 lb $3.99) and corn on the cob (fresh corn $.38/ear).
Frozen Pizza (Red Baron Pizza $2.50 with coupon)
Serve with salad (Fresh Selections Salad Blends 8-12 oz $2.50)