Party Food Ideas That Won't Break the Bank
Forget ordering a stack of $14 pizzas. These dishes, from predinner snacks to main courses, all cost less than $4 a serving.
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Idea #4: Go Big on Desserts
The same concept that applies to the main dish goes for dessert: Skip the individual portions and make something in one large pan. Brownies may be a go-to, but if you want to serve something unexpected, there are tons of other options
, such as these fudgy squares. The recipe literally makes 100 (happily, they freeze well), and you can use any kind of chocolate you like (translation: no artisanal, $6 bars required).
Get the recipe: Hip to Be Squares
Cost per serving: $.22