Dorothy's shopping list

Shopping list

Meat and beans
1 whole chicken @ $5.69
1 pound of tilapia @ $2.99/lb
Can of pinto beans @ $0.67
Can of black beans @ $0.67
Taco meat $4.57 @ $1.19 a pound
Beef for stir fry @ $3.61
1/2 pound of deli turkey @ $1.99

Dairy
Gallon of skim for $1.99
Shredded cheese for pizza, tacos and omelettes: 3 packages for $5
Vanilla yogurt @ $2.11
Mozzarella cheese slices for sandwiches @ $2.74
1 small container of part-skim ricotta cheese @ $1.89

Eggs
2 dozen large eggs for $2

Produce
$10 for a small Fresh Food Share box
Cilantro $.50 for a bunch
Green onions @ $1 for 2 bunches
Jalapeno peppers (super cheap way to get lots of spice and flavor) $0.48
Strawberries $1.50 for 16 oz.
Limes 8 for $2
Bag of frozen broccoli @ $1.99

Grains
1 loaf of bread for $2 (from bakery)
1 prepared pizza dough from bakery $1.89
1 box of Cheerios for $1.99
1 bag of rice @ $2.69
Corn tortillas (pack of 36) @ $2.09

Staples
2 28 oz. cans of crushed tomatoes @ $1.58/each

(Soy sauce, olive oil, sesame oil, salt, pepper, cumin, chili powder already in cupboard)

GRAND TOTAL: $67.21
Amount under budget: $1.67

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