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Best "cheap" gin?

by scratchie 7 years ago

I like Tanqueray just fine, but the last time I was in the liquor store, I was considering whether I really need to b...

TroyTempest commented 15 days ago

What's the best supermarket coffee for home brewing?

by Mirabelle 4 years ago

I've been using the "8 o'clock" brand of coffee because it's low in acid and not expensive, but I'm getting tired of ...

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masha commented 16 days ago

Rome - Florence - Cinque Terre - Venice in 10 days and a very tight budget!

by s0na 24 days ago

Hi, Me and my friend will be travelling to Italy for 10 days (May 1st week) on a very tight budget. This is our 1st ...

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s0na commented 16 days ago

Best inexpensive coffee?

by sophia519 10 years ago

I can't always afford to buy my favorite coffee (locally roasted), so I occasionally have to buy some store brand cof...

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keester commented 1 month ago

Food tips for a college student

by peachberry 1 year ago

Can someone please suggest some easy, delicious and nutritious recipes that a college student (on a budget) can make ...

The_Libster commented 2 months ago

Tips to cut grocery bill

by relizabeth 2 years ago

we are a family of 3, and spend approx $1k on groceries a month. This includes booze and our CSA. I cook nearly entir...

ad7yn commented 2 months ago

Best restaurants around the ACE line north of 4th St and south of 72nd, under $30 excluding drinks

by killazys 2 months ago

Best restaurants around the ACE line north of 4th St and south of 72nd, under $30 excl drinks As title. Let's get ...

Ttrockwood commented 2 months ago

Self catering budget menu ideas?

by DontMeanIt 4 months ago

I need ideas for catering my cousins wedding. A group of us are going to prepare her entire meal for the evening as a...

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dfrostnh commented 4 months ago

What's a good quality yet affordable vodka?

by robky 5 years ago

I've been a bourbon drinker for as long as I can remember, and I still like my bourbon, but I started drinking vodka ...

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Cecil_Q commented 5 months ago

Curent best vacuum sealer?

by fldhkybnva 3 years ago

Anyone have any opinions on a reasonable price (less than $200) current best food saver? We eat A LOT of steak and l...

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MikeG commented 6 months ago

Soup kitchen cookery - large quantity recipes, cheap and delicious

by Nyleve 6 years ago

I volunteer at a soup kitchen once a week. I started another thread yesterday, asking for a recipe for a large-quanti...

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mbschaber commented 7 months ago

Lower cost, neighborhood places

by jiminkirkland 8 months ago

We'll be in Chicago for a week very soon. Staying in an airbandb near Blue line between the Western and California s...

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Querencia commented 7 months ago

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Paris advice for meals under 20 euro

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by esskay8 8 months ago

I have been poring over related posts and there are mind-boggling lists of suggestions. I am lost in trying to match ...

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Meals in Paris advice but for under 25 euros

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by esskay8 8 months ago

I have been poring over related posts and there are mind-boggling lists of suggestions. I am lost in trying to match ...

Where to buy inexpensive whole vanilla beans?

by Pamela 9 years ago

Whole vanilla beans are awfully expensive. Trader Joe's didn't have any when I looked today, and the regular grocery...

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minkey07 commented 8 months ago

What are the Best (quality not quantity) 2 dishes $30 total and under before tax and tip?

by Torolover 9 months ago

What are the BEST 2 dishes you can get $30 total and under before tax and tip? Rule 1. Please no pizza, ramen, A...

Ttrockwood commented 9 months ago

Your Favorite $5 or under bites in San Francisco

by mhoff 2 years ago

Trying to think of really tasty savory bites in SF proper that cost less than $5 before tax. It was an easy task in O...

Melanie Wong commented 12 months ago

bare bones pantry meals

by mizzdee 5 years ago

Years ago...when we first got married..dh and I hit a rough patch of very little money for food.it wasnt pleasant but...

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Wyvern commented 1 year ago