Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Meijer Bargain recipe of the week-

Bargain Meal of the Week

Pork Loin is on sale this week for $1.79 a lb which is an outstanding value!! Many people have raved about this simple recipe so I am anxious to try it. They swear it just falls off the bone! Enjoy!

Check out Stretching a Buck deals here to see more deals at Meijer. I will not expense spices/oils since most of us have them on hand.

Tender Pork Roast

1 (3 pound) boneless pork roast (On sale $1.79 a lb) $5.37 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce (On sale Hunts 4 for $5) .32
3/4 cup soy sauce
1/2 cup sugar
2 teaspoons ground mustard

Cut roast in half; place in a 5-qt. slow cooker. Combine remaining ingredients; pour over roast. Cover and cook on low for 8-9 hours or until a meat thermometer reads 160 degrees F-170 degrees F. Remove roast to a serving platter and keep warm. If desired, skim fat from pan juices and thicken for gravy.

Total cost of Meal: $5.69

Add Asparagus (On sale $ 1.69 a lb) Total cost of Meal: $6.53

Add Asparagus and Vienna bread ( On sale $1.49) Total cost of Meal: $ 7.03