Mum reveals how to get three-course Christmas dinner for four for under £5 and people are seriously impressed | The Sun

Mum reveals how to get three-course Christmas dinner for four for under £5 and people are seriously impressed | The Sun

December 21, 2022

A MUM has left people stunned after revealing how you can make a three-course Christmas dinner for a family of four for less than £5.

The mum shared the bargain-friendly Christmas dinner idea on TikTok and people praised the 'seriously impressive' meal.

In a TikTok video posted to her account, This Mum Cooks, she said: I'm going to show you how you can make Christmas dinner for four people, three-courses, for just £5."

The first shop the mum went to was Marks and Spencers where she picked up 600g of chicken legs for just £1.20.

The mum then walked over to Aldi to pick up some sage and onion stuffing mix for just 43p.

Finally, the mum headed to Tesco, where they currently have a selection of vegetables for just 19p a bag when using a Clubcard.


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She picked up some potatoes, carrots, sprouts, and parsnips.

The mum added: "Now we've got to move onto our starters, we're going to get ourselves some lovely pâté to go with some bake-at-home bread rolls."

The pâté cost 69p and the par-baked rolls cost 65p from Tesco.

Lastly, the mum finished off with dessert which consisted of a traditional mince pie.

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The mum even had 25p left over from her £5 note.

"Yes, you really can make yourself a three- course family Christmas Meal for under £5," she captioned the post.

The video soon went viral with over 145k views and people took to the comments section to praise the mum for sharing her cheap three-course Christmas dinner.

One wrote: "Wow, that’s seriously impressive."

A second person added: "Well done you that's amazing."

A third penned: "Wow, I am impressed."

Meanwhile, a fourth commented: "Wow this is brilliant."

Another user claimed: "For some families, this will mean every this Christmas. thanks for sharing and Caring."

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