Affordable Christmas dinner ideas from Donna Carney’s saga
In an innovative move this holiday season, Donna Carney’s Butchery has shared three alternative recipes using cost-effective cuts of meat instead of the traditional Christmas turkey. The intention is to provide accessible and delicious options for family dinners without breaking the bank.
A new spin on pork
First on the list is a recipe for pork shoulder. The meat is seasoned with spices such as oregano, garlic, chile pepper, and white vinegar, then baked in the oven with potatoes and green onions. The result is a flavorful and flavorful dish that is sure to please the palate.
Great cuts of beef
The second option is lomo liso, a less fatty and fibrous cut of beef, which can be grilled, broiled or pan-fried. Accompanied by a chimichurri sauce made with parsley, garlic, paprika and other spices. This recipe offers robust flavor and a healthy alternative to typical Christmas foods.
Finally, she suggests a recipe for boneless, skinless chicken breasts. They are seasoned, baked, and served with creamy onions, mushrooms, and a cream cheese sauce. This dish offers a comforting, home-style flavor that’s perfect for family Christmas dinner.
These recipes are intended to be practical and economical options for Christmas celebrations, allowing for unforgettable moments without compromising the family budget.