Dominic’s $7 Family Meals: Barbequed Chicken Sandwiches & Strawberry Shortcake

1 March 2012, Comments 0

Cooking dinner and a nice dessert is no easy process. When you decide what you want to cook for dinner it needs to be inexpensive and really yummy. Yummy foods come in all shapes and sizes but this pair of foodies will really have you jumping for joy. The Barbeque Chicken is so easy to make because all you are doing is placing it into a slow cooker to cook. Of course, you can cook it on the stove if you need to cook it a lot faster.

The Strawberry Shortcake is something really easy that you can make and share with your friends and family. They will love it because it’s like their own personal shortcake. You can place the shortcake on a plate and dive in. Of course, you can add as much whipped cream and strawberries as you want. Either way, this dessert is perfect for any occasion.

The best part is that this meal can be created for under 7$. Chicken is always a great alternative to trying to make an expensive meal. Sure, steak is nice every once in a while, but chicken is where it’s at. It’s affordable and you can make amazing meals like this. Do not make life harder on yourself, instead make this meal and dessert combination and watch how everyone’s eyes light up. Finally, you may turn into that master chef that everyone has been talking about.


Barbequed Chicken Sandwiches

1 Pound of Chicken (Cooked and Shredded)
4 Cups of Barbeque Sauce (Your Choice)
1 Cup of Ranch Dressing
1 Loaf of whole wheat bread
1 head of lettuce
1 whole juicy tomato


Place the chicken into a slow cooker.
2. Place the BQ sauce on top of the chicken.
3. Allow to cook for 5-6 hours or until completely cooked.
4. Shred the chicken until it is in very thinly shredded.
5. Place a layer of ranch dressing on a piece of whole wheat bread.
6. Add a piece of lettuce and tomato.
7. Serve and enjoy.


Strawberry Shortcake

1 Package of Shortcake (with around 8 cakes)
1 Pound of Fresh Strawberries
1 Package of Strawberry Drizzle
1 Can of Whipped Cream

"strawberry shortcake"

1. Wash and cut up the strawberries.
2. Place the cut up strawberries the shortcake.
3. Add strawberry drizzle.
4. Add whipped cream and serve to your guests.

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