Recipes for under a fiver (125)

    Short on change? No worries - we've loads of deliciously cheap recipes that require no compromising on flavour. Feed everyone from hungry kids to dinner party guests for under five quid.

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    261 reviews

    Use good quality sausages, any flavour you like! Cook them in Yorkshire pudding batter to make this traditional dish that children love. Don't forget the gravy!

    Recipe by: stablespy

    185 reviews

    A delicious simple soup without too much heat, excellent as a wintery starter to a dinner party. The spice works wonderfully with the sweetness of the parsnips. Serve with crusty white bread.

    Recipe by: BUTTERCUP8

    452 reviews

    Tasty baked tortilla crisps you make at home. Serve with your choice of dips and salsas.

    Recipe by: Michele O'Sullivan

    1066 reviews

    This easy to make cake is wonderfully moist and smells like Christmas! Serve with custard, creme fraiche or whipped cream for a lovely pud.

    Recipe by: Charles

    237 reviews

    A very simple microwave sponge pudding in less than 15 minutes with a texture between a sponge and a steamed pudding. Flavour it by adding raspberry jam, treacle or golden syrup to the bottom of the final bowl. Serve hot with custard.

    Recipe by: BUTTERCUP8

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