Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Meijer bargain recipe of the week- Slow cooker chicken and Dumplings

Bargain Meal of the Week

I am trying to squeeze in some slow cooker meals this week before I turn to grilling. This is a yummy and simple chicken recipe that your whole family is sure to love!

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. W/C means with coupon.

Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings

4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves (On sale $2 a lb) $2
2 tablespoons butter
2 (10.75 ounce) cans condensed cream of chicken soup (On sale Meijer brand 2 for $1) $1
1 onion, finely diced (On sale 3 lb bag 2 for $3) .50
2 (10 ounce) packages refrigerated biscuit dough, torn into pieces (I get Meijer brand) $2

Place the chicken, butter, soup, and onion in a slow cooker, and fill with enough water to cover.

Cover, and cook for 5 to 6 hours on High. About 30 minutes before serving, place the torn biscuit dough in the slow cooker. Cook until the dough is no longer raw in the center.

Total cost of meal: $5.50

Add Frozen veggies(Green giant on sale 10 for $10) Total cost of meal: $6.50

Add frozen veggies and Italian bread (Meijer on sale 2 for $3) Total cost of Meal: $7.25

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