Good and Cheap: Eat Well on $4/Day (Paperback)
January. New Year, new meals! I am nothing if not thrifty/cheap. And this is a tasty and easy way to do it as well. Hate cauliflower? But I love cheese so page 93 changed my tune. Always need another recipe for zucchini, right? Try the Savory Summer Cobbler. With simple clear instructions that even a non-cook like me can follow, this cookbook is a great bang for your buck. Beat the pang in your tummy without a wallop to your wallet. Read 'em and eat!— margaret
Created for people who have to watch every dollar—but particularly those living on the U.S. food stamp allotment of $4.00 a day—Good and Cheap is a cookbook filled with delicious, healthful recipes backed by ideas that will make everyone who uses it a better cook. From Spicy Pulled Pork to Barley Risotto with Peas, and from Chorizo and White Bean Ragù to Vegetable Jambalaya, the more than 100 recipes maximize every ingredient and teach economical cooking methods. There are recipes for breakfasts, soups and salads, lunches, snacks, big batch meals—and even desserts, like crispy, gooey Caramelized Bananas. Plus there are tips on shopping smartly and the minimal equipment needed to cook successfully.
And when you buy one, we give one! With every copy of Good and Cheap purchased, the publisher will donate a free copy to a person or family in need. Donated books will be distributed through food charities, nonprofits, and other organizations. You can feel proud that your purchase of this book supports the people who need it most, giving them the tools to make healthy and delicious food.
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“This cookbook isn’t just full of delicious recipes; it will bring good, cheap meals to those who need them the most.”
—Food and Wine
“Could change the way you shop, cook, and eat [by] busting up the myth that eating healthfully entails spending a ton of money.”
“Unfussy recipes [that] go way beyond predictable.”
“…we’re loving Leanne Brown’s cookbook Good and Cheap. Her easy meal ideas fit a food-stamp budget (about $4 a day per person) but spare nothing in flavor.”
—Dr. Oz Magazine
“Squad goals: Have everyone over for dinner and enjoy an insanely impressive meal together without spending a lot of time or money. We hit up Leanne Brown’s Good and Cheap: Eat Wellon $4 a Day for a make-ahead, fun party feast that will blow them—but not your budget—away.”