Sandra's Money Saving Meals

Hosted by Sandra Lee
Mondays & Tuesdays 1|12c
Sandra's Grilled Bananas Foster recipe from Sandra's Money Saving Meals

Money Saving Meals Recipes

Culinary experts and novices alike will love these easy-to-make, budget-friendly dishes.

Sandra's Ways to Save

In these tough economic times, Sandra shares money-saving ideas to help your wallet.

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  • Huddle up because Sandy Lee is throwing a money saving tailgating party that you do not want to miss! Tailgating favorites from some of the great sports cities are on the menu like Philly Cheese Steaks, Cincinnati Chili and Sandy's terrific twist on a classic dessert, New York Cheesecake Cookies! And when the game is over, Sandra Lee still has a delicious Round Two Recipe up her sleeve for amazing Chili Tostadas!

  • Sandra Lee is throwing a Backyard Bash featuring low priced dishes everyone will love including Spicy Sweet Sticky Wings w/Crispy Rings, Steak Cerveza w/ Zesty Rice Salad, Short Cake with Warm Strawberry Sauce, a Black Velvet Cocktail and "Burrito" Enchiladas.

  • Sandra is cooking up savory soul food at a price that will make your mouth water. Recipes include Pork Chops with Butter Beans, Fried Chicken with Collard Greens, sumptuous Banana Pudding and a delicious Round Two Recipe for Pork Parmesan.

  • Listen up y'all, Sandy Lee has got a Southern menu that will warm your heart and save you some green. It all starts with simple, savory Shrimp and Grits followed by fast and easy Roasted Corn and Bean Salad. For dessert, Sandy's got a delightful Brown Sugar Corn Meal Cake and for cocktail time it doesn't get any more Southern than Lemon Berry Zingers! All that and a down home Round Two Recipe for Savory Corn Fritters!

  • Sandra Lee is making low-cost meals with dynamite flavors while using only one pot! It's her Beef Stew with Beer Biscuits, New England Clam Chowder, Tuscan Soup with Tortellini and Herb Focaccia, and a Round 2 Recipe of Shepard's Pie. Plus, lots of great Money Saving tips!

  • Sandra Lee is elevating the weeknight meal and lowering its price! Her tasty menu features succulent Pan Seared Chicken with Roasted Tomato Sauce and hearty Beans and Bacon Macaroni. For dessert it's Blueberries Foster and Sandra Lee has got a great Round Two Recipe for fast and delicious French Bean Stew.

  • Think Fast! Sandra is on a mission to save you money and time as she prepares her quick and tasty minute meals. Her speedy menu includes scrumptious Shrimp Scampi with Couscous and Steak and Cheese Hoagies. For dessert Sandra's got a crunchy, chocolaty S'more Pudding Parfait and for cocktail time, a fast and fantastic Banana Daiquiri, plus a delicious Round Two Recipe for Shrimp Bruschetta.

  • More Upcoming Episodes

  • Sandra Lee goes back to basics and shows you how to whip up some all-time favorites without going broke including Chicken & Dumplings, Salisbury Steak, German Chocolate Cake Trifle and she'll show you the secret to making a fantastic Tom Collins. None of those extras goes to waste as Sandra shows you her 'Round 2 Recipe' for Savory Chicken Crepes and an easy R2R recipe for Beef Arepas available only at foodnetwork.com/round2recipes.

  • Sandra's got fabulous kid-friendly recipes that are also easy on your budget. Kids of all ages will love Sandy's Pepperoni and Cheese Casserole and your whole family will flip over her delicious White Bean Caesar Salad served with crusty Herb Garlic Bread. For dessert, a fabulous end to a fantastic meal, an ooey-gooey S'more Tart and when the kids are finally asleep...try Aunt Sandy's fast an easy Round Two Recipe for Garlic Bread Pizza!

About the Host

Known for her trademark Semi-Homemade Cooking style, Sandra helps home cooks save money on Restaurant Remakes and Money-Saving Meals.

About the Show

Well-known for her trademark Semi-Homemade Cooking style, Sandra Lee now has her sights set on saving money! Her new daytime cooking series, Sandra's Money Saving Meals, features incredible budget-friendly recipes for every day of the week, all based on her "triple A factor" of being accessible, aspirational and affordable. To maximize cost-saving success, she shares unique ideas for savvy supermarket shopping and proper pantry stocking while highlighting each meal's unbeatable total price point. Sandra then prepares clever leftover dishes from each episode, called "Round 2 Recipes" – one in the show and another on FoodNetwork.com. Sandra makes saving money a breeze for culinary experts and cooking novices alike.

More About Sandra's Money Saving Meals

Well-known for her trademark Semi-Homemade Cooking style, Sandra Lee now has her sights set on saving money! Her new daytime cooking series, Sandra's Money Saving Meals, features incredible budget-friendly recipes for every day of the week, all based on her "triple A factor" of being accessible, aspirational and affordable. To maximize cost-saving success, she shares unique ideas for savvy supermarket shopping and proper pantry stocking while highlighting each meal's unbeatable total price point. Sandra then prepares clever leftover dishes from each episode, called "Round 2 Recipes" – one in the show and another on FoodNetwork.com. Sandra makes saving money a breeze for culinary experts and cooking novices alike.

Recipes from the Show