Dorchester Community Food Co-op

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$5 Meal Challenge

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The Dorchester Community Food Co-op

invites you to the $5 Healthy Dish Challenge

Everyone is invited to bring a $5 dish to the Potluck Dinner!
Cook a healthy dish for 2-4 people using only $5 of ingredients, and bring it to share with your friends and neighbors.

Think you’re the best cook in Dorchester? Prove it!
Enter your dish in the contest component of the $5 Healthy Dish Challenge.

Dorchester Comedian Debra Farrar-Parkman

will lead our panel of Dorchester Restaurant Chefs
in choosing the tastiest $5 dish entered into the contest.
Prizes for the best dishes!

Sunday, October 23rd, 5-7 p.m.
at the Second Church in Dorchester,
Codman Square
600 Washington Street

Admission is free, just bring a dish to share or enter into the contest!

Want to sign up for the contest?  Just comment on this post, or email us at, with your name and contact info.  We’re limiting contest entries to 20 people ONLY, so sign up quick for the chance to show off your cooking, and win great prizes!

Rules on the contest, including ingredients that you can use that don’t count towards the $5 total (such as certain spices) will follow in another blog post.  Check back often for updates!

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