Savor the flavors of island food with these simple, budget-friendly luau recipes and party ideas.
Cost per serving: 60¢
Beat the summer heat with this quick, inexpensive salad. Combine fresh dill, cucumber slices and red onion. Add olive oil, salt and pepper—and you’ll be ready to serve it in just 10 minutes!
See recipe: Cucumber Salad
Cost per serving: 30¢
These crowd-pleasing egg rolls are super easy (and cheap!) to cook up on your own. Instead of chopping the cabbage yourself, cut down on prep time by using packaged slaw mix.
See recipe: Mini Egg Rolls
Cost per serving: $3.00
Perfect for summer entertaining, these low-fat shrimp kebabs get their tropical zing from a tangy combo of lime, mango and pineapple.
See recipe: Fruity Grilled Shrimp Skewers
Cost per serving: $2.07
A mouth-watering rum glaze turns basic pork ribs into a delicious Hawaiian treat. And since these ribs are oven-baked, not grilled, you can enjoy this recipe year-round.
See recipe: Rum-Glazed Spare Ribs
Cost per serving: 93¢
This classic Hawaiian-inspired cake gets a new twist when you add bananas.
Cost per serving: NA
Drink a toast to island life with this tangy mixture of pineapple juice, cranberry juice cocktail, brown sugar and ginger ale.
See recipe: Tropical punch