Three Meals with Chicken Noodle Soup and Tacos, Todd B.

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Breakfast – 2 eggs (any style), fresh hash browns, grits, toast, coffee: COST: $.091
Lunch – Fresh chicken salad on toast, homemade chicken noodle soup, green salad with oil/vinegar dressing: COST: $1.93
Dinner – 2 chicken tacos with onion and lettuce. Spicy red beans and rice. COST: $1.55
Total cost for the day: $4.40

Breakfast – 2 eggs, hash browns, grits, toast, coffee
Description Cost Unit Cost Meal cost
Dozen Eggs $1.00 $0.08 $0.17
10 lbs potatoes $3.99 $0.20 $0.20
Loaf Bread $1.00 $0.05 $0.10
Can Folgers $6.99 $0.03 $0.05
10 lb bag grits $11.80 $0.39 $0.39
Breakfast Cost $0.91

Lunch – Chicken salad on toast, homemade chicken noodle soup, green salad with oil/vinegar dressing

4 lb whole chicken $3.60 $0.60 $0.60
3 lb bag onion $2.99 $0.25 $0.25
2 lb carrots $1.49 $0.12 $0.12
Stalk celery $1.49 $0.19 $0.19
Bread from above $0.10
Soup
Bag egg noodles $1.00
2 servings chicken $1.20
1 onion $0.25
4 servings carrot $1.00
4 servings celery $0.76
Soup sub-total $4.21 $0.42 $0.42
Iceberg lettuce $1.00 $0.25 $0.25
Lunch total $1.93

Dinner -2 chicken taco with onion and lettuce. Spicy red beans and rice
Chicken from above $0.60
Onion from above $0.10
Lettuce from above $0.10
Soft taco shells $1.49 $0.15 $0.30
5 lb white rice $2.49 $0.21 $0.21
1 Lb red beans $1.49 $0.25 $0.25
Dinner Total $1.55

TOTAL for DAY $4.40