Since egg noodles are cheap, these recipes made with egg noodles are budget friendly. They are also filling and delicious.
Pasta and egg noodles are always a pantry staple that you should have on hand. There are so many different things that you can do with it. Take egg noodles for example. Egg noodles can be a filling addition to meat dishes, served on their own, or even made into a side dish.
You can often find egg noodles for around $1 or $2 a bag which is why they are so appealing to stock up on. When we do a pantry challenge, one of our go to things are egg noodles just because they are so versatile.
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What kind of recipes can be made with egg noodles?
- filling dinner recipes like cheesy dinners
- as a side for chicken fried steak, instant pot ground beef recipes, and many others
- pasta dishes
- when you want a meatless Monday meal
- serve egg noodles on their own with a little seasoning and/or butter for a main dish
You can easily make your own homemade egg noodles, buy frozen egg noodles, or purchase a bag of ready to cook egg noodles at your local store. They’re inexpensive and can be substituted for regular pasta in a ton of different dishes.
We love enjoying them as a side with our skewer foods and foods on a stick. The kids have even started asking for egg noodles to go with taco stuffed meatballs. To me, that’s a strange combo but kids are weird so we go with it!
Easy Budget Friendly Recipes Made with Egg Noodles
These recipes made with egg noodles are super easy to make and work perfectly for budget-friendly dinners or side dishes to go with your meals.
As you start meal planning for the week, add in some of these delicious recipes made with egg noodles to feed the family.
Skillet Chicken Thighs In a Tomato Mascarpone Sauce
Made in a cast iron skill, these skillet chicken thighs in a mascarpone sauce from Tonya Staab make a filling meal that would be perfect for a comforting dinner.
Italian Meatloaf with Egg Noodles from Carolyn’s Cooking. If you love a good meatloaf, this Italian meatloaf with egg noodles will become a dish you’ll love.
Chicken and Crescent Roll Casserole from My Life and Kids. Topped with a flaky crescent roll crust, this casserole is sure to be a hit.
Kielbasa with Egg Noodles and Cabbage from Plowing Through Life. An easy dinner recipe that you can make for the family, this recipe made with egg noodles combines kielbasa and cabbage.
Cheesy Tuna Casserole from Butter Your Biscuit. A family favorite for many, this cheesy tuna casserole made with egg noodles is a filling meal the whole family can enjoy.
Ground Beef Stroganoff from This Mom is on Fire. Easy, delicious, and perfect for any weeknight, the family will enjoy this ground beef stroganoff with egg noodles. It’s probably one of the most well-known recipes made with egg noodles too!
Slow Cooker Beef and Noodles from Budget Friendly Family. A filling meal that’s perfect for fall or winter. Beef and noodles is an easy family recipe that you can feed a crowd with. Another one of the popular recipes made with egg noodles!
Creamy Chicken Noodle Casserole from Cheese Curds in Paradise. A creamy chicken noodle casserole can be a warm filling meal for those cooler nights.
Instant Pot Chicken Stroganoff from One Carefree Cook. A one pot meal that you can whip up in the instant pot in just 30 minutes. The family will love filling up on this chicken stroganoff with egg noodles.
Cinnamon Apple Noodle Kugel
Cinnamon Apple Noodle Kugel is a take on a traditional Jewish dish. It’s also a simple side dish for brunch that you can enjoy. Thanks to Your Home Made Healthy for sharing this recipe!
Hungarian Chicken Paprikash from The Forked Spoon. If you’re in the mood for Hungarian, this chicken dish with egg noodles is the way to go!
Crock Pot Tuna Casserole from Mom Foodie. Made in the crock pot, this tuna casserole is one of the great recipes made with egg noodles when you want a frugal family meal.
Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup from Saving Dollars and Sense. Chicken noodle soup is a go to when you’re not feeling well, but you can enjoy it throughout the year even when you’re not sick.
Slow Cooker Creamy Italian Chicken
Egg noodles are served with a creamy Italian chicken made in the crock pot for this delicious dinner idea from Cheese Curd in Paradise.
Beef and Noodles Made with Round Steak from When Is Dinner. Round steak is simmered until it’s tender and juicy to make this dinner dish.
Chickpea Noodle Soup from I Heart Vegetables. A healthy soup that’s made with egg noodles, this soup uses chickpeas for a delicious meal.
From comfort foods to easy weeknight dinners, these recipes made with egg noodles will be a hit with the whole family. You can use them for potlucks, weekly dinner dishes, and more.